Among The Indians. Eight Years In The Far West: 1858-1866. Embracing Sketches of Montana and Salt Lake. Henry A. Boller.

Among The Indians. Eight Years In The Far West: 1858-1866. Embracing Sketches of Montana and Salt Lake

Philadelphia: T. Ellwood Zell, 1868. First edition. Hardcover. First edition. Octavo in the original dark green patterned cloth, professionally rebacked retaining the original gilt lettered and decorated spine cloth. New endpapers. Sabin 6221. Howes B579b . Howe s notes that the frontis folding map "was probably not issued in all copies". In any event, it is not present in this copy but is provided in modern facsimile laid in. 428 pp. A tight, internally clean example, shelf wear to the bottom and part of the side edges. Classic work, considered the most authoritative (and exciting) at the time, on fur trading among the Plains Indians of Upper Missouri. Also with a chapter on mining camps and three chapters on Brigham Young, the Mormons, and early Salt Lake City. Near Fine. Item #E19512

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