546 pp., frontis, index, bibliography, biographical sketch of James Bridger, illustrations. A very good copy with edge wear, a crudely tape repaired title page and a large book plate attached to the front paste down from the engraving department of the Oregonian Newspaper in Portland. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR in an edition of only 1000 copies this being #570. This is the original first edition about Jim Bridger and his remarkable life. Howes A191. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: James Bridger, Trapper, Frontiersman, Scout ...
Publisher: Shepard Book Company
Publication Date: 1925
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Book Description Shepard Book Company. Hardcover. Condition: Fair. B002C3UGJI Ex-library. Number 769 of 1000, signed by author. Ex-library markings include small deaccessioned stamp on half title and title page, library stamp on title page and opposite, last page of index, copyright page, along with catalog number. Paste down split at front and back hinge but still intact, pages toned but crisp and clean, a few small tears. Covers bright and shiny with light scuffs and rubs. Extremities lightly bumped and rubbed. Seller Inventory # SKU1009908
Book Description Salt Lake City: Shepard Book Company, ., 1925. xvii,546pp. plus plates. Portrait. Pictorial simulated leather, stamped in gilt and blind. Light shelfwear. Front hinge a trifle weak. Very good. From an edition limited to 1000 copies, signed by Alter. Detailed biography of this important figure of the American West, with accounts of many of the expeditions which he accompanied, as well as material on the Mormons. HOWES A191, "aa." FLAKE 55. Seller Inventory # WRCAM 8428A