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Boddam-Whetham, J.W.

WESTERN WANDERINGS.

A Record of Travel in the Evening Land. Richard Bentley and Son 1874.
1st Ed. xii + [i] + 364pp. 12 plates. Paper split to upper hinge after pp.xii, gilt lettered black embossed blue cloth, corners sl. frayed, some marking to lower board, dulled spine chipped with loss. John Whetham Boddam-Whetham (18431918) English naturalist, traveler and first-class cricketer. During the 1870s he became a well known naturalist and traveller. He toured the western United States in the early 1870s, which included an ascent of Mount Shasta.
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