WILCOX, Walter Dwight. The Rockies of Canada. A revised and enlarged Edition of "Camping in the Canadian Rockies".

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WILCOX, Walter Dwight. The Rockies of Canada. A revised and enlarged Edition of "Camping in the Canadian Rockies". New York and London, Putnam, 1900.

Large 8vo. Original illustrated cloth, top edge gilt; pp. ix, [3], 309, photogravure plates with captioned tissue guards, plates after photographs, two folding maps in rear pocket; near-fine.
Second edition under this title (first, 1900). One map shows the Rocky Mountains with 'the rivers and indian trails so far as known', which clearly indicates how much was left to explore and map. The mountaineer and author made more than 20 first ascents of in the Canadian Rockies and was the formost explorer of the region in the 1890s.
See Neate W73.

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