California and Oregon Trail

By: Parkman, Francis

Price: $8.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair +


Title page with publication data missing, appears to be an older reprint, circa 1900. Red Cloth pictorial boards with oak leaf clusters on front and spine, surrounding a blue-gray artistic H logo. Gilt titling still mostly bright. Spine backing partly separated from textblock. Text moderately toned. No markings or writing. An account of an 1846 trip from St. Louis into the Western frontier A preliminary page gives the author's disclaimer that he has described Indians as he has found them in their "primitive state." He cautions against romanticizing Indians. He closes by saying "The Indian is certainly entitled to a high rank among savages, but his good qualities are not those of an Uncas or an Outalissi."

Title: California and Oregon Trail

Author Name: Parkman, Francis

Categories: Other,

Publisher: 0

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair +

Type: Book

Size: 12mo - 7.5 in tall.

Seller ID: 503004285

Keywords: Old West. Pioneer. Trails. California. Oregon. Indian. Native American.