The Ascent of Denali (Mount McKinley): A Narrative of the First Complete Ascent of the Highest Peak in North America

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1914. First edition. Black and white photographs, fold-out route map. Original cloth. Octavo. xx,188 pages. Bound in green cloth over boards with gilt-stamped spine and upper board titles, climbing illustration in white and gray on upper board. Fine. Book shows a few extremity rubs and a faint nickel-sized stain on upper board.

Hudson Struck was an Episcopal archdeacon of the Yukon who co-led the first expedition to summit Denali in 1913. A British native, he immigrated to the United States in 1885, worked s a cowboy and a teacher in Texas, got a degree in theology from the University of the South, and moved to Alaska in 1904.

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