Prairie Albion: An English Settlement in Pioneer Illinois.

BOEWE, Charles.

Published by Southern Illinois University Press [1962], Carbondale, 1962
Hardcover
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Small 8vo. Tan cloth over limp boards. xv, 317pp. Illustrations. Fine. Tight, handsome first edition. George Flower (1788-1862) and Morris Birkbeck (1764-1825) were Englishmen who attempted to create an English pioneering community in Edwards County, Illinois Territory around 1817; Birkbeck wrote the classics "Notes on a Journey in America" (1817) and "Letters from Illinois" (1818). Bookseller Inventory # 33141

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Title: Prairie Albion: An English Settlement in ...

Publisher: Southern Illinois University Press [1962], Carbondale

Publication Date: 1962

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: 1st Edition

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