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Auction 181, Lot 209


"[Lot of 2] Scenic Guide to Arizona [and] Grand Canyon National Park... Arizona",

Subject: Arizona

Period: 1940-49 (published)


Color: Black & White

6 x 9 inches
15.2 x 22.9 cm

This lot includes two vintage brochures filled with interesting information, photographs, and maps related to the Grand Canyon State.

A. Scenic Guide to Arizona, by H. Cyril Johnson, published 1949. This is the revised edition of this travel guide featuring descriptions of various sites of interest, numerous photographs, and twelve maps. 104pp. with chromolithographed paper covers. Condition: Text is faintly toned along the edges with some minor stains and manuscript notations in black ink. Covers have some shelf wear, and there is light staining along the spine. (B+)

B. Grand Canyon National Park... Arizona, by U.S. Department of Interior, published 1940. This 15pp. booklet describes the park, trails, and accommodations. It includes a centerfold map, three photographs, plus photographed front cover. Condition: Internally clean and bright with minor shelf wear. (A)



See description above.

Estimate: $30 - $50

Sold for: $12

Closed on 2/10/2021