Author:Stan Hoig (b. 1924)

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The Western Odyssey of John Simpson Smith: Frontiersman, Trapper, Trader, and Interpreter

By: Stan Hoig (b. 1924)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Glendale, CA, The Arthur H. Clark Company: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: JR1018-045

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


LIMITED EDITION of 1,613 copies. Western Frontiersman Series, No. XV. 8vo. 9 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches. 254 pp. 12 black-and-white illustrations throughout, bibliography, index; text clean, unmarked. Red cloth, spine titled in gilt, top edge stained red; binding square and tight, offsetting to end-papers from publishers brown craft paper dust jacket, which is not present. Very Good. John Simpson Smith was an early fur trapper and spent his entire life on the frontier. He greeted the first settlers on Cherry Creek, Colorado, what is now Denver. He was introduced to the national reading public in L... View more info