The Undeveloped West; or, Five Years in the Territories: Being a Complete History of that Vast Region Between the Mississippi and the Pacific, Its Resources, Climate, Inhabitants, Natural Curiosities, Etc, Etc.
by Beadle, J. H. [John Hanson]
Philadelphia: National Publishing, 1873. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo, pp 823 +  (ads), with map, many engraved illustrations. Original purple cloth with gilt decoration. Spine sunned, boards edgeworn, binding sound and text clean. Contemporary ownership inscriptions of the Berry family of Trumbull County, Ohio and Nevada County, California on front free endpaper. Beadle writes in the Preface: "This work is simply a personal record of my five years' travel and residence in the new States and Territories - where I went, what I did, what I saw and what I thought about it ... It was my prime object to make this work a startling novelty in one respect: by telling the exact truth about the particular points to which settlers are most urgently invited." Rittenhouse 25: "A personal memoir written in adventurous style." Howes B-269; Graff 212; Rader 307. (Inventory #: 1954)
25401 Cabot Road, Suite 115
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
Exploration, Travel and Tourism, Americana, California and the West, Alaska, Africa, Middle East
Shipping & Return Policies
All books returnable for any reason within 21 days of receipt, provided they are in the original condition. Shipping costs fully refunded if an item is misdescribed or defective. Refund of purchase price only for returns for other reasons.
You can be confident that when you make a purchase through ABAA.org, the item is sold by an ABAA member in full compliance with our Code of Ethics. Our sellers guarantee your order will be shipped promptly and that all items are as described. Buy with confidence through ABAA.org.