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A River Running West The Life of John Wesley Powell

By: Worster, Donald

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Oxford University Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3928

ISBN: 0-19-509991-5

Condition: Near Fine


673 pages, maps, illustrations. "Biography of the man who explored the Colorado River and revealed the Grand Canyon." View more info

Independence in all Things Neutrality In Nothing The Story of a Pioneer Journalist of the American West

By: Wright, Elizabeth

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City Utah, Miller Freeman Publications: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015499

ISBN: 087930023X

Condition: Very Good+


255 pages, illustrations, minor chipping to jacket edges. Story of Legh Richmond, pioneer journalist 1865 to 1915. Has a chapter on Fort Phil Kearney, the Wagon Box Fight and the Fetterman Massacre. Also has a section on the Civil War and Mormons. View more info

The Grizzly Bear The Narrative Of A Hunter Naturalist Historical, Scientific and Adventurous Illustrated From Photographs By The Author And J. B. Kerfoot

By: Wright, William H.

Price: $21.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1910

Seller ID: 016243

Condition: Very Good+


274 pages, frontis, photos, original gilt pictorial cloth, 2 small owner labels and a small bookstore label. Chapters on Lewis and Clark, James Capen Adams, and the grizzly bear, habits, characteristics, hunting, encounters, etc. View more info

Travels In Southern California

By: Xantus, John, Theodore Schoenman

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Detroit, Wayne State University Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2675

Condition: Very Good


212 pages, maps, illustrations, frontis, slight edge wear to jacket. Xantus came to America as a refuge from Hungary, where he had participated in the 1848 revolution. In the mid-1850's he traveled across America to california. View more info

Letters from North America

By: Xantus, John, Theodore Schoenman

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Detroit, Wayne State University Press: 1975

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 4660

ISBN: 0-8143-1548-8

Condition: Very Good


198 pages, frontis, illustrations. View more info

North American Excursion

By: Young, Ernest

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold & CO.: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14156

Condition: Very Good


302 pgs, + index, photos, map endpaper, illustrations, minot edge wear. Young traveled from Quebec to the Great Lakes, Down the Mississippi River to its mouth, then across to California. View more info

Across The Plains In 65 A Youngster's Journal, From Gotham to Pike's Peak

By: Young, Frank C.

Price: $325.00

Publisher: Denver, CO, Privately Printed: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1573

Condition: Very Good+


224 pages, fold-out map, top edge gilt, red cloth with gilt lettering, tight solid copy, Limited Edition, of 200 copies. Howes Y25aa, "Day by day journal of a trip from Atchison to Julesburg and Denver." Mintz 627, Graff 4787 View more info

The First Military Escort on the Santa Fe Trail 1829 From the Journal and Reports of Major Bennet Riley and Lieutenant Philip St. George Cooke

By: Young, Otis E.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: CA., Arthur Clark Company: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4659

Condition: Very Good+


222 pgs, fold-out map, illustrations, frontis, (the half title page and an illustration are facsimilies, which appear to have been done by the publisher, as some pages are still up-opened.) American Trails Series VII, VG Rittenhouse 675 "The best scholarly study of the Santa Fe Trail in 1828-29, with emphasis on the military escort under Major Riley." View more info