LIFE ON THE PLAINS AND AMONG THE DIGGINGS;. Being Scenes and Adventures of an Overland Journey to California: With Particular Incidents of the Route, Mistakes and Sufferings of the Emigrants, the Indian Tribes, the Present and the Future of the Great West.
Abvurn and Buffalo: Miller, Orton & Mulligan, 1854. Item #66395
384p, cloth, illustrated (4 plates), wear to spine ends and corners, front outer hinge beginning, light foxing on some pages, good. First edition, first issue. Howes, U.S.-IANA, D 230; Wagner-Camp, 238:1. A popular book, one of the best "forty-niner" narratives.
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