Coronado, Knight of Pueblos and Plains

By: Herbert Eugene Bolton (1870-1953)

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SECOND EDITION, the first edition was issued earlier in 1949 by the University of New Mexico in a larger and more sumptuous format as Volume I of the Coronado Cuarto Centennial Publications. 8vo. 9 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches. xii, 491pp. Bibliography, and index; text clean, unmarked. Black cloth, spine titled in gilt, maps in endpapers, dust-jacket in mylar; binding square and tight. Newspaper articles on Bolton's death laid-in. INSCRIBED by Bolton to Walter E. Mansfield. Fine. This work is written for a popular audience and is based upon original documents, many of which are previously unused. In preparation for this work, Bolton retraced Coronado's trail on horseback when Bolton was in his 70s. This is Bolton's last work, and won the George Bancroft Prize in 1950. "Considered to be the best work on Coronado since the original documents" Rittenhouse. REFERENCE: Rittenhouse, Santa Fe Trail, No. 67.

Title: Coronado, Knight of Pueblos and Plains

Author Name: Herbert Eugene Bolton (1870-1953)

Categories: Biography,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: New York, etc., Whittlesey House, McGraw-Hill: 1949

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: JR1018-006

Keywords: Herbert Eugene Bolton, Coronado Knight of Pueblos and Plains,