Seattle: Superior, 1961. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Item #xxx045
1st printings. 4to cloth. Various paginations. Illustrated with photos. Two copies are signed by Florin. Lambert Florin of Portland, Oregon, was one of best and certainly the most comprehensive recorder of the old Western ghost towns. He traveled all over the West gathering their histories and taking their photographs. This set of six books, all published by Superior Press of Seattle, 1961 - 1968, and all in cloth first editions with dust jackets, represents the apex of his ghost town passion. They are all around 190pp each and illustrated with black and white photos by Florin, who was a very good photographer. Each copy at least very good with good or better dustjacket which in some cases has a little rubbing or minor chip/wear. Western Ghost Towns (book 1) is inscribed by Florin Ghost Town Album (book 2) Ghost Town Trails (book 3) Western Ghost Towns (book 4) is signed by Florin Ghost Town Treasures (book 5) Ghost Town El Dorado (book 6).