Early Western Travels, 1748-1846: A Series of Annotated Reprints of some of the best and rarest contemporary volumes of travel, descriptive of the Aborigines and Social and Economic Conditions in the Middle and Far West, during the Period of Early American Settlement. Edited with Notes, Introductions, Index, etc., by Reuben Gold Thwaites, LL.D. Volume XVIII: Pattie's Personal Narrative, 1824-1830; Willard's Inland Trade with New Mexico, 1825, and Downfall of the Fredonian Republic; and Malte-Brun's Account of Mexico

By: Reuben Gold Thwaites (1853-1913), editor

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LIMITED EDITION of 713 copies printed at the Lakeside Press, Chicago. Series: Early Western Travels, 1748-1846, Vol. XVIII. 8vo. 379, [1 ads] pp. 6 illustrations; text clean, unmarked. Burgundy cloth, gilt-titled spine, top edge gilt; binding square and tight, spine lightly faded, stain to front board, rubbed, previous owner's bookplate on front paste down with ex library label and circulation slips removed from front paste-down and front free end-papers, inner hinge cracked. Bookplate of Michael Faklis on front paste-down. Good. James Ohio Pattie (circa 1804 - circa 1851) was an American frontiersman and author from Kentucky. In 1841, Pattie collaborated with Timothy Flint to publish The Personal Narrative of James O. Pattie of Kentucky, which described his travels through what is now the Western United States and Mexico. See Wikipedia. REFERENCE: Clark & Brunet, Arthur H. Clark Company, No. 282.

Title: Early Western Travels, 1748-1846: A Series of Annotated Reprints of some of the best and rarest contemporary volumes of travel, descriptive of the Aborigines and Social and Economic Conditions in the Middle and Far West, during the Period of Early American Settlement. Edited with Notes, Introductions, Index, etc., by Reuben Gold Thwaites, LL.D. Volume XVIII: Pattie's Personal Narrative, 1824-1830; Willard's Inland Trade with New Mexico, 1825, and Downfall of the Fredonian Republic; and Malte-Brun's Account of Mexico

Author Name: Reuben Gold Thwaites (1853-1913), editor

Categories: Western Americana,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Cleveland, OH, The Arthur H. Clark Company: 1905

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Good

Jacket Condition: None

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: JR1018-048

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