The Resources of Arizona. Its Mineral, Farming, Grazing and Timber Lands; Its History, Climate, Productions, Civil and Military Government, PreÐHistoric Ruins, Early Missionaries, Indian Tribes, Pioneer Days, Etc., Etc.


Published by A.L. Bancroft, San Francisco, 1884
From Randall House Rare Books (ABAA) (Santa Barbara, CA, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since 04 February 1998

Quantity Available: 1

About this Item

Octavo. gilt-stamped green cloth. Third (and best) edition, enlarged, with a new map (a large foldÐout). The nineteen interesting illustrations include the Church of San Xavier, Tombstone, Prescott (then the territory's Capital), and groups of Indians. Chapters cover subjects such as the climate ("Among the many errors concerning ArizonaÉ there is none greater than that relating to its climate"), complete with charts showing low and high temperatures for each month; mines and mining (with a foldÐout map showing Jerome); prehistoric Arizona; Indian tribes of the region; and mission fathers. [Howes H133]. Some minor cover wear, else an excellent copy of a very scarce and important work. Bookseller Inventory # 819

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: The Resources of Arizona. Its Mineral, ...

Publisher: A.L. Bancroft, San Francisco

Publication Date: 1884

Binding: Hardcover

Store Description

At Randall House we deal in fine and rare books in many fields; this includes collectible books, limited edition books, and out-of-print books. From Shakespeare Folios to Carter's ABC for Book Collectors, from fine bindings to fine press books, from children's books to early Bibles, from incunabula to modern firsts, they are all part of what makes Randall House Rare Books the book collector's paradise. In addition to books we carry autographs, manuscripts, autograph letters, historical documents and ephemera. We always have a wonderful selection of original paintings, etchings, works on paper, and sometimes sculpture, of renowned artists on display. We also love to have visitors, so make sure to stop in when you are in the area!

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Paypal ( and cheques
drawn in U.S. funds. All prices are plus applicable sales tax, and shipping cost.
We ship via UPS or USPS unless requested otherwise. For special or institutional
terms please contact us directly. All books are guaranteed to be as
described, and may be returned within 7 days of purchase, if in the same
condition as when received from us for a full refund. We will gladly answer questions via email at

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required. We ship in boxes and pack very well. We can also accommodate any special shipping requirements you have, or preferred carrier.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order PayPal Bank Draft Bank/Wire Transfer