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Covered Wagon Women Diaries & Letters from the Western Trails 11 Volume Set

HOLMES, Kenneth L. Editor

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ISBN 10: 0870621459 / ISBN 13: 9780870621451
Published by Arthur H. Clark Company, Glendale, CA
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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This 11 volume set with a total of 3,108 pages illustrated w/photos, maps, index in vol. 11, bibliography in teal green binding w gilt is in pristine condition. All books are first printing, first edition. This superb collection is out of print. The first volume is inscribed and signed by Holmes. Shipping will also include insurance for full value. An excellent acquisition for the serious collector or institutional library. Bookseller Inventory # 011488

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Title: Covered Wagon Women Diaries & Letters from ...

Publisher: Arthur H. Clark Company, Glendale, CA

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Signed: Inscribed & Signed By Author

Edition: First Edition

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The women who traveled west in covered wagons during the 1840s speak through these letters and diaries. Here are the voices of Tamsen Donner and young Virginia Reed, members of the ill-fated Donner party; Patty Sessions, the Mormon midwife who delivered five babies on the trail between Omaha and Salt Lake City; Rachel Fisher, who buried both her husband and her little girl before reaching Oregon. Still others make themselves heard, starting out from different places and recording details along the way, from the mundane to the soul-shattering and spirit-lifting.

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