THE CALIFORNIA AND OREGON TRAIL

THE CALIFORNIA AND OREGON TRAIL. Francis Parkman Jr.
THE CALIFORNIA AND OREGON TRAIL

New York: George P. Putnam, 1849. First edition. Second printing with ads 1-6 & 8 bound at the rear and worn type pgs. 436-437. A Good + copy in the original cloth with some chipping and tears along the spine and the rear hinge broken and repaired, but not very cleanly. Internal contents are clean and bright with trivial spots of foxing here and there. Parkman's most famous work, based on a 2-month excursion through western states on a part of the Oregon Trail, including his experiences hunting buffalo with the Sioux Indians. A classic of western-Americana literature. Housed in a custom slipcase with chemise. Good + (Item #723)

Price: $850