One slightly bumped corner. Small circular scratch, less than the size of a dime, bottom edge. 4 very small chips to DJ, now protected by transparent, archival cover. Bright and tight copy, with small measure of sunning to DJ spine, and a bit of soiling to DJ panels. Map of Oregon Trail present. Bookseller Inventory # 56774
Title: THE NARRATIVE OF SAMUEL HANCOCK 1845-1860; (...
Publisher: Robert M. McBride & Company
Publication Date: 1927
Book Condition: NEAR FINE / VERY GOOD
Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included
Edition: FIRST EDITION.
Book Description Harrap & Co., London, 1927, 1927. pp.xxii+217. 20.5cm. Double page map. Hard cover in worn and scuffed dust jacket. Light foxing of the fore edge of the pages. A good clean copy A description of his Overland Journey from Westport to Oregon City (c.2,040 miles) and of his Captivity among the Savages and of the Massacre of Whitman and the Other Missionaries, etc. Seller Inventory # 20014
Book Description Harrap & Co, London, 1927. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. Hardback, original cloth. xxii, 217pp. Folding map. An excellent clean copy with only the slightest of wear to boards. (AR7). Seller Inventory # AR7GTBL11X17
Book Description Robert M. McBride & Company, New York, 1927. Hardcover. Condition: Good + to Very Good-. Dust Jacket Condition: Good -. Assumed First Edition. Binding tight, interior clean, rough cut page edges. Black boards with gilt lettering has minimal wear at corners and spine. Date of 1927 on both title and copyright page with no other dates, thus assumed first edition.Jacket in mylar has not been price clipped with a price of 3.00. Has a few taped tears, heavy chipping to spine ends, and light stains. Previous owner's info inside front board. Hancock's narrative of his overland journey to Oregon in 1845 and his subsequent adventures and sufferings. Includes map of the Oregon Trail. 217 pp. Seller Inventory # 021342
Book Description Robert M. McBride & Company, New York, 1927. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good-Very Good +. First Edition. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good -. xi, 217 pp, Introduction by Arthur D. Howden Smith, a note on the map, two-page map, title page of the original manuscript, preface to the original manuscript, 15 chapters. Argonaut Series, I: First Edition, February 1927. "Samuel Hancock was a Virginian who made the overland journey from Missouri to Oregon in 1845. The book tells the story of his trip and his life on the coast. He say the foundation of Portland, Oregon, was in California soon after told was discovered, tried his hand at mining and cattle trading and did a prosperous business in transporting supplies from San Francisco to the diggings. Later he traded between Oregon and California by sea. At last he settled in Puget Sound as a farmer and indian trader." from the jacket flap. Price clipped. Two 1"-11/2" closed tears to rear panel dj with some small chips at corner tips, and soiled panels with tide marks on spine and front panel of same. Dust line to top text block edge with minor edge wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Green cloth. Size: 8vo. Seller Inventory # 001835