The Hudson Highlands. William Thompson Howell Memorial. Presentation copy. William Thompson Howell.
The Hudson Highlands. William Thompson Howell Memorial. Presentation copy.
The Hudson Highlands. William Thompson Howell Memorial. Presentation copy.
The Hudson Highlands. William Thompson Howell Memorial. Presentation copy.
The Hudson Highlands. William Thompson Howell Memorial. Presentation copy.
The Hudson Highlands. William Thompson Howell Memorial. Presentation copy.
The Hudson Highlands. William Thompson Howell Memorial. Presentation copy.
The Hudson Highlands. William Thompson Howell Memorial. Presentation copy.
The Hudson Highlands. William Thompson Howell Memorial. Presentation copy.
The Hudson Highlands. William Thompson Howell Memorial. Presentation copy.
The Hudson Highlands. William Thompson Howell Memorial. Presentation copy.
The Hudson Highlands. William Thompson Howell Memorial. Presentation copy.
The Hudson Highlands. William Thompson Howell Memorial. Presentation copy.
The Hudson Highlands. William Thompson Howell Memorial. Presentation copy.
The Hudson Highlands. William Thompson Howell Memorial. Presentation copy.

The Hudson Highlands. William Thompson Howell Memorial. Presentation copy.

New York: Frederic Delano Weekes, 1933. Limited edition to 200 copies. Hardcover. Limited edition of 200, of which this is number 55, a presentation copy signed by Frederic Delano Weekes, 1933, inscribed to Ruth Gillette Hardy, a Barnard graduate and New York educator.

Nice copy of this extremely scarce work specifically focused on the Hudson Highlands between Stony Point and Cornwall, NY. Contents include: biography of William Thompson Howell (photojournalist whose images of the area assisted Dr. Edwin Partridge in his work to make the Highlands a national park), Storm King, Fishkill Mts, Cross Country Walks, Bear Mountain, Two Days in the Highlands, Cro' Nest, Mt. Taurus, An Outing on Dunderberg, Skating on the Hudson, Forts Montgomery & Clinton, Bee Hunting in the Highlands, and Camps of Proved Delight (the camps include: Storm King, Silver Spring, Popolo, Dunderberg, Cro' Nest, Anthony's Nose, Cedar Ponds Camp).

2 volumes. Royal 8vo, 191 pp, b&w printed photographic illustrations throughout; Volume II: 167 pp. Original tan cloth over boards, gilt title within black title square; spine of Vol II darkened. Spines rubbed. A photocopy of the index to Volume I from a facsimile copy is loosely inserted in Vol I. Good + condition. Item #25645

Price: $500.00