Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1897. First Edition. Hardcover. Item #38550
Signed by George L. Shoup on the preliminary page. Shoup was the first governor of Idaho and later U.S. Senator. 861 pages. Six sections titled; Reconnaissance of the Gold Fields of Southern Alaska...; Geology of the Yukon Gold District, Alaska; Some Coal Fields of Puget Sound; Geology and Mineral Resources of the Judith Mountains of Montana; The Mining Districts of the Idaho Basin and the Boise Range, Idaho; Preliminary Report on the Mining Industries of the Telluride Quadrangle, Colorado. The two folded maps originally in rear pocket wear not included when the book was rebound. Bound in three quarter leather over marble covered boards by Shoup. Two inch stain to leather at spine, covers rubbed with shelf wear at lower edges. A very good copy.