Bancroft, Hubert Howe
Title THE WORKS OF HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT. POPULAR TRIBUNALS, VOL.I AND II
Seller ID 52939
Bancroft, Hubert Howe. THE WORKS OF HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT. POPULAR TRIBUNALS, Vol.I and II. San Francisco: The History Co., 1887. 2 vols. (749 & 772p), cloth, illus., minor wear, inner hinges beginning, lightly soiled, library markings, good. Vols. 36 & 37 of Bancroft's monumental 39 volumes containing his works. See Howes, U.S.-IANA, B 91 and Coyle, "Ohio Authors", p.30-32. This Granville, Ohio, native's work has been called the most gigantic literary undertaking of the 19th century. These 2 vols. are concerned with various criminal activities and administration of justice in the American West.
WESTERN AMERICA, CRIME, AMERICANA