178pp plus Index. B/w photos and illustrations. Maps on endpapers. Former owner's name on front flyleaf. Occasional small pen mark in margins. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Selling online since 1999. Quick shipping; Secure packing; Free tracking!. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Salt Desert Trails : A History of the ...
Publisher: Western Printing Co.
Publication Date: 1930
Binding: Simulated Leather
Book Condition: Very Good-
Book Description Western Epics, 1969. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. hardcover no jacket. clean pages. gently used. Tulsa's best used bookstore. Located on South Mingo Road since 1991. No-hassle return policy if not completely satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000214747
Book Description Western Epics 1969-01-01, 1969. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 2nd. B0007DV1VC Some wear. In a good jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 17-04-02-THRIFT-23783-MJ
Book Description Western Epics, Salt Lake City, 1969. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good+. Shelf wear and rubbing to the spine edges and corners. Corners slightly bumped. A few small faded spots to the spine. ; 9 X 6 X 1 inches; 182 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 21231
Book Description Western Epics Pub Co, Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.A., 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. covers lightly curled, corners lightly bumped, interior tight and clean, xliii + 200 pages including index, story of the Great Salt Desert crossings in early migrations and the opening of the Hastings Cutoff in 1846 which led to the tragedy of the Donner Party, lots of bw illustrations Size: 6 x 9. Bookseller Inventory # 014731
Book Description Western Epics, Salt Lake City, 1969. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very good +. Reprint. 182pp. Octavo [23.5 cm] Red cloth covered boards with gilt stamped titles. With only minor edge wear to the spine and covers, and a previous owner's name and address on the front free endpaper, else the pages are clean and bright. One of the best histories of the pioneer trails to California, dealing in detail with the Hastings Cutoff. Emigrants following the Hastings Cutoff met with disaster and the Cutoff was responsible for the deaths of nearly half the members of the Donner Party. Bookseller Inventory # 50805
Book Description Western Epics. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. B0007DV1VC Western Epics hardcover with dust jacket, 1969 edition, clean/tight, No marks or foxing, jacket has light surface rub and a 1/2" closed edge tear, Fine/VG+; We will add a custom fitted new mylar cover, bubble-wrap the book and ship it in a BOX with free delivery confirmation/tracking. Bookseller Inventory # ANT1238
Book Description Western Printing Company, 1930. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Salt Lake City, 1930. 8vo, publisher's green decorative pebbled cloth, 178 pp. A history of the trails through the Great Salt Desert. With material on the Donner Party and others. A very good copy with fine contents. Faint remnants of writing on heel of spine, mark to lower page edges, light shelfwear, else fine. Bookseller Inventory # 17514
Book Description Western Printing Company, Salt Lake City, 1930. Hardcover. First edition. 178,  pp. including index at the rear. Octavo [23.5 cm] Original, dark brown and green cloth covered flexible boards with embossed title, wagon and oxen design to front cover. No dust jacket. Black and white facsimile photos and illustrations; pictorial endsheets. Very good. Minor wear to edges, corners, spine ends. The pages are slightly age-toned. Emigrants following the Hastings Cutoff met with disaster and the Cutoff was responsible for the deaths of nearly half the members of the Donner Party. Bookseller Inventory # 4228
Book Description Western Printing Company, Salt Lake City, 1930. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Green leatherette boards with embossed gilt title, and blind embossed pictorial image of a pioneer and wagon on front. Light wear to top and bottom of spine, corners are slightly bumped. Back gutter is loosening but binding is still tight. Previous owner's bookplate is glued to front pastedown. Back endleaf has toning. Interior is clean. Black and white photographs throughout the book. This book describes the many trails traveled through the Great Salt Desert from the mid 19th to early 20th centuries, and focuses on the Hastings Cutoff. The Cutoff was a supposed "short cut," taking 300 miles off the journey to the Pacific Coast. Starting in Fort Laramie and rejoining the California Trail on the other side of the Sierra Nevada, the Cutoff proved to be a short cut to disaster for some. Included in this book are the journeys of the Donner party, Jedediah Smith, the Fremont Expedition and more. ; 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 178 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 012979
Book Description Western Epics, 1969. BROWN Hardcover WITH G ... Book Condition: Fine. Kelly, Charles. Salt Desert Trails : A History of the Hastings Cutoff and other early trails which crossed the Great Salt Desert seeking a shorter road to California - inscribed. Salt Lake City: Western Epics, 1969. 182pp. Indexed. Illustrated. 8vo. Signed by author. Book condition: Fine. #15 of 128 signed copies. Bookseller Inventory # RKELSAL01EC