History of Early Steamboat Navigation on the Missouri River, Life and Adventures of Joseph La Barge, vols. 1 and 2

By: Chittenden, Hiram Martin

Price: $300.00

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Book Condition: Very good


Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. Vol. 1: [x], xi - xiv, [1], 2 - 248, [2]; Vol. 2: [viii], [1], 250 - 461, [3], including index. Frontispieces with tissue guards and 14 illustrated plates and maps. Limited edition of 950 copies. Blue cloth with gilt spine titling. Deckle edges. Title page describes Le Barge as a "pioneer navigator and Indian trader for fifty years identified with the commerce of the Missouri Valley." Former owner's name on front free endpaper. Spine-cocked, endpapers show foxing and boards with rubbing and edge wear. No jackets. [Graff 697, Howes C391] First Edition.

Title: History of Early Steamboat Navigation on the Missouri River, Life and Adventures of Joseph La Barge, vols. 1 and 2

Author Name: Chittenden, Hiram Martin

Categories: Western History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Francis P. Harper: 1903

Book Condition: Very good

Seller ID: 28919