Original gilt-stamped pictorial cloth; original printed dust jacket; in folding case; 8vo; pp. xx, 411, illustrated throughout. Book is near fine, bright and clean, with contemporary inscription on FFEP (W.R. Townsend, an early settler in Oregon). Rare 19th century dust jacket neatly torn along front joint (appears whole under mylar); small chips and closed tears along the edges; spine a touch darkened. BAL 15484. First Edition, Second Printing, with List of Illustrations. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Oregon Trail: Sketches of Prairie and ...
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Publication Date: 1892
Book Condition: Near Fine
Book Description Little, Brown & Co: Boston, 1892. Illus by Frederic Remington, 9 x 6", nicely gilt-dec pict leather with Native American pictographs and gilt-dsun publisher's binding, fairly well worn but still a strikingly attractive decorative binding. Bookseller Inventory # 11-rc1toppark
Book Description Little Brown, Boston, 1892. 411 pp. Illustrated by Frederic Remington. 8vo, publisher's decorated full leather in dust jacket. First edition, first printing. BAL 15484. Small ink name and address to front pastedown; slight separation at gutter just before the frontispiece; moderate wear to the extremities of the spine and corners, but a bright example of this binding. The scarce jacket lacks the front flap and half of the lower 3" of the spine, and has some light chipping and creasing, and some neat internal repairs. Bookseller Inventory # 27499
Book Description Little Brown, Boston, 1892. 411 pp. Illustrated by Frederic Remington. 8vo, publisher's decorated cloth in dust jacket. First edition, second printing with list of illustrations. BAL 15484. A fine copy in a fresh, unchipped jacket with some overall darkening. Very unusual in this beautiful condition. Bookseller Inventory # 27500