A WINTER IN THE WEST. By a New-Yorker. Charles Fenno Hoffman,
A WINTER IN THE WEST. By a New-Yorker.
A WINTER IN THE WEST. By a New-Yorker.

A WINTER IN THE WEST. By a New-Yorker.

New-York: Harper & Brothers, 1835. First Edition. Cloth. Two volumes. pp: (iii), 337; (iii), 346. Expertly recased and rebound in terracotta cloth. Embellished signature of "Harry Warner / May 6, 1835" on flyleaf of first volume, along with later custom bookplate of Dr. Ulrich Danckers on front pastedown. A tight, clean example of this interesting book. 7.5" x 4.5" Very Good. Item #038234

This is the author's first book. His travels took him through Pennsylvania, the old Northwest, Missouri, Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia. [Howes, U.S.IANA H-568. American Imprints 32180. Blanck, BAL 8521. Field, Indian Bibliography 706. Eberstadt 104:128 cites Buck 274--"Detailed and valuable" and Field 1002--"Entitled to high rank in aboriginal literature." Decker 38:213.].

Price: $250.00

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