New York: Vantage Press, (1997). First edition. original blue cloth lettered in gilt. Fine/pictorial dust jacket (very slightly rubbed and dust soiled). Quarto. Illustrated "Ms. Castro has assembled this collection of James Carson's celebrated writings, by far the largest edition, which contains all of Carson's known works, including articles not previously published in book form. Carson was with the first unit of the U.S. Army ordered to go to California in 1846, and the firsthand account is sprinkled with documents of great value, as well as primary sources of information." -from the dust jacket. (Inventory #: 33468)
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