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The Ashley Smith Explorations and the Discovery of a Central Route to the Pacific 1822-1829 With the Original Journals Edited by Harrison Clifford Dale

By: Dale, Harrison Clifford

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Arthur H. Clark Company: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12620


352 pages, maps, illustrations, top edge gilt, very slight fading to spine, very nice copy. Consists of three sections, The Fur Trade and the progress of discovery to 1822, The Ashley Narrative, The Smith narrative along with the two journals of Harrison G. Rogers. Howes D21, Rader 1040 View more info

The Oregon Trail An American Saga

By: Dary, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Alfred A. Knopf: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14074


414 pages, maps, illustrations, map end-papers. View more info

George Montague Wheeler The Man And The Myth

By: Dawdy Doris Ostrander

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Athens, Swallow Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1733


122 pages, frontis, maps. Information on Wheeler's explorations from 1869 to 1879. View more info

Steamboat Days

By: Dayton, Fred Erving

Price: $32.00

Publisher: N.Y., Frederick A. Stokes CO.: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1351


436 pages, color frontis, illustrations, slight exterior wear.. History of steamboats in the U.S. time tables, tonnage, very informative! View more info

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Life and Adventures of Frank Grouard

By: De Barthe, Joe, (DeBarthe)

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: St. Louis, MO., Combe Printing Co.: 1894

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015006


545 pages, all 68 illustrations, original pictorial red cloth, slight fade to spine, slight edge wear, title page has a split about 1/3 up in the gutter, much nicer copy than normally found. Most always found in poor condition, due to it's size and history. Very Scarce, most of the editions were lost in the St, Joe flood. Grouard was a scout for Crook, captured by the Sioux when he was nineteen, spent seven years in the camps of Sitting Bull and Crazy Horse. Claimed to ... View more info

Prairie Schooner Lady The Journal of Harriet Sherrill Ward 1853

By: Dewitt, Ward G. Florence, Harriet Sherrill Ward

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Westernlore Press: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4411


180 pages, illustrations, map end-papers. Journal of the Ward family who crossed the Plains in 1853 from Wisconsin to Indian Valley California. Mintz 481 View more info

Tongues of the Monte

By: Dobie, Frank J.

Price: $325.00

Publisher: N.Y., Doubleday, Doran & Co: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8229


301 pages, illustrations, minor chipping to jacket edges. Story of crossing the Sierra Madre three times by mule covering 2,000 miles. View more info

The Black Hills A Minute Description Of The Routes, Scenery, Soil, Timber, Gold, Geology, Zoology, ETC with An Accurate Map, Four Sectional Drawings, And Ten Plates From Photographs, Taken On The Spot

By: Dodge, Richard Irving Col.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: N.Y., James Miller: 1876

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1175


maroon cloth, gilt lettering on spine, 151pgs,+ads, fold-out map, minor fading to spine, else very good condition Howes 401, Dustin 382 View more info

Down The Great Unknown John Wesley Powell's 1869 Journey of Discovery and Tragedy Through The Grand Canyon

By: Dolnick, Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Harper Collins: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14199


367 pages, maps, map end-papers. Powell and nine men set off down the river, and only six survived. View more info

The Region Of The Upper Columbia River And How I Saw It

By: Downing, Alfred

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fairfield, Washington, YE Galleon Press: 1987

Seller ID: 014270


47 pages + index, map endpapers. "The author was a member of an army expedition in 1881, which left Rickey's Landing in the Colville country down the Columbia to its junction with the Snake River. He was the artist on this government expedition whose work was the study of the feasibility of navigation on the upper Columbia River." View more info

"Uncle Dan" Drumheller Tells Thrills Of Western Trails In 1854

By: Drumheller, Dan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fairfield, Washington, YE Galleon Press: 1985

Seller ID: 014984


frontis, 123 pages, pictorial endpapers. reprint of the 1925 edition. "Drumheller was a rider for the pony express, a miner, packer, cattleman, rancher, banker, farmer and investor." Howes D 511 View more info

Marcus and Narcissa Whitman and the Opening of Old Oregon 2 volumes

By: Drury, Clifford M.

Price: $155.00

Publisher: Glendale, CA, Arthur H. Clark Company: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4332


Vol 1. 476 pages, frontis, illustrations, SIGNED by the author. Vol. 2 435 pages, frontis, illustrations. View more info

Journal Of Paul DU RU February 1 to May 8, 1700 Missionary Priest To Louisiana

By: DU RU Paul, ( Ruth Lapham Butler)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fairfield, Washington, YE Galleon Press: 1997

Seller ID: 014924


74 pages. "This is a Jesuit missionary account written in the spring of 1700 in Louisiana, but not printed until 1934. Howes D597 View more info

The Santa Fe Trail

By: Duffus, R. L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., David McKay: 1975

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 1444


283 pages, photos, index. Wagon trains, Indians, overland travel, Santa Fe etc. View more info

The Good Old Times In McLean County Illinois Two Hundred and Sixty-one Sketches of Old Settlers a Complete Historical Sketch of the Black Hawk War and Descriptions of all Matters of Interest Relating to McLean County

By: Duis, Dr. E.

Price: $245.00

Publisher: Bloomington, The Leader Publishing and Printing House: 1874

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8342


865 pages + ads, illustrations, new cloth. View more info

The Journal Of Samuel Rutherford Dundass, Crossing The Plains To California In 1849

By: Dundass, Samuel Rutherford, Keller, George

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fairfield, Washington, YE Galleon Press: 1983

Seller ID: 3209


106 pages, Index. This is two books in one. This includes some very rare material, a roster of men included in the Wayne County Company consisting of 203 names, marked were those who died and those who got sick along the way and turned back. Mintz 133 " Dundass ,was a member of the Steubenville Company, composed of 60 natives of Ohio, and traveled by way of the Hastings cutoff to Humbolt. Keller tells of Indian attacks, taking the Lassen's cutoff, the shortage of foo... View more info

Kit Carson & the Indians

By: Dunlay, Tom

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015161


525 pages frontis, illustrations. Laid in is a color photo notecard of the Kit Carson Statue in Trinidad Colorado. View more info

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The History of Texas; or, The Emigrant's, Farmer's, and Politician's Guide to the Character, Climate, Soil and productions of That Country; Geographically Arranged From Personal Observation and Experience by David B. Edward.

By: Edward, David Barnett

Price: $8,750.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, J.A. James & Co.: 1836

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014350


Original green cloth, floral pattern, original printed spine label professionally re-cased, corners repaired, moderate foxing, heavier on the first and last leaves and endpapers. back of map has a few archival repairs with no loss, map is very nice with excellent color, housed in a custom 1/4 leather clamshell case. Howes E48, Graff 1208, Jenkins BTB, 53, "One of the best accounts of Texas on the eve of the Revolution, this also includes the early actions in the revolt t... View more info

The Diary Of Philip Leget Edwards The Great Cattle Drive From California To Oregon In 1837

By: Edwards, Philip Leget

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Fairfield, Washington, YE Galleon Press: 1989

Seller ID: 014925


Limited edition of 308 numbered copies, 61 pages, index, pictorial endpapers, " Details the earliest cattle drive, ends with an Indian battle in September of 1837." View more info

Fremont Explorer For A Restless Nation

By: Egan, Ferol

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Doubleday & Company: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11420


582 pages, illustrations, map end-papers, wear to jacket edges. View more info