1857 · New York
Lectures on the American frontier, including a chapter on Daniel Boone. With a frontispiece portrait of the author engraved by J. C. Buttre after an ambrotype by Matthew Brady. Introduction by Rev. J. McClintock. Author was a Methodist minister.
Sabin 48918; Coleman 1813. Publisher's textured light gray cloth. Cloth frayed at head of spine; gilt on spine darkened; fingernail-sized "splash" of black ink on spine. Only a several instances of brown spots, in margins. Ex-social club library: 19th-century bookplate, call number on endpaper and fly-leaf, pressure-stamp on title-page, no other markings. Lacks front free endpaper. Very good overall. (Inventory #: 26384)