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Title: The original journals of Henry Smith Turner ...
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
Binding: Unknown Binding
Book Condition: Fair
Book Description University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, 1966. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Mylared dust jacket with black and brown print is price clipped. Orange boards with brown and gilt on spine have light rubbing at spine ends and corners. Text clean. Illustrated, 173pp. Captain Henry Smith Turner participated in the conquest of New Mexico and California wrote personal letters to his wife and a journal describing the campaign. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 01742BT
Book Description University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, OK, 1966. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. This is an edited collection of journal entries and letters to his wife written by Henry Smith Turner. Turner was a Captain during the Mexican-American War and participated in the conquest of New Mexico and California with General Stephen Watts Kearny. The journals and letters present a keen and intensely personal reaction to the men and scenes around him. Included are footnotes, photographs, and an index. This copy is clean and solid. Bookseller Inventory # 008184
Book Description University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, OK, 1966. Hardcover. xiii, 173,  p. 24 cm. Illustrations, Map, Portraits, Facsimiles. Occasional footnotes. Index. Volume 51 in The American Exploration and Travel Series. Turner was the Adjutant of the Army of the West. Two journals are presented, 1846 while marching with the Kearny Expedition, and 1847 when Kearny returned to Leavenworth from Monterey. Rittenhouse 115. Very good in good dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. DJ has some wear, soiling, and chips. Some endpaper soiling. First edition. Stated. Presumed first printing. Bookseller Inventory # 61768