Title Klondike; the Life & Death of the Last Great Gold Rush
Book Condition Very Good+ in Good dust jacket
Edition 1st UK
Publisher London W. H. Allen 1960
Illustrator Illustrated by B&W Plates
Seller ID 12322
Price clipped DJ chipped with light delamination, short tears & some creasing. Light yellowing of pages ; DJ in Mylar, bright, solid book ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 456 + index pages; A classic Canadian history by someone who spent his first 12 years in Dawson City. Berton was born there after the big rush and was imbued with the history of the place by his parents, especially by his mother, Laura Beatrice Berton, who wrote the biographical classic 'I Married the Klondike'.
Klondike Dawson City Gold Rush Klondyke