Sketches of a tour to the western country, through the states of Ohio and Kentucky; a voyage down the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers, and a trip through the Mississippi Territory; and parts of west Florida ... With notes and an appendix, containing some interesting facts, together with a notice of an expedition through Louisiana

Sketches of a tour to the western country, through the states of Ohio and Kentucky; a voyage down the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers, and a trip through the Mississippi Territory; and parts of west Florida ... With notes and an appendix, containing some interesting facts, together with a notice of an expedition through Louisiana

Pittsburgh: printed and published by Cramer, Spear & Eichbaum, 1810. First edition, 12mo, pp. viii, [9]-504; later half calf, red and black morocco labels on spine; joints rubbed, the whole slightly scuffed, all else very good. Newberry Library bookplate marked withdrawn; no other markings. "One of the best early accounts of the Ohio and Mississippi Valleys" (Clark). "Excellent and extensive observations on pioneer conditions throughout the Ohio and lower Mississippi valleys" (Howes). "Accurate and detailed description of social and economic conditions along the frontier" (Streeter). Clark, Old South, II, 13; Graff 944; Howes C947; Sabin 17890; Streeter Sale III, 1325. Item #51491

Price: $1,500.00

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