Kit Carson's Life and Adventures, from Facts Narrated by Himself, Embracing Events in the Life-Time of America's Greatest Hunter, Trapper, Scout and Guide, including Vivid Accounts of the Every Day Life, Inner Character, and Peculiar Customs of All Indian Tribes of the Far West; also, an Accurate Description of the Country... together with a Full and Complete History of the Modoc Indians and the Modoc War

By: Peters, DeWitt [De Witt] C.; Carson, Kit

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1873 enlarged edition of the work first published in 1858. Sabin 61190. Howes P256. Lacks title/copyright page, as well as the two engraved frontispiece portraits, but includes all 30 plates called for. Corners rubbed and slightly exposed, front hinge just beginning to weaken. xvii, [18]-604 pp. 8vo. Debossed green cloth, gilt titles, all edges gilt. A biography of the frontiersman who served as a guide for John C. Fremont's voyages in the American West, and participated in the Spanish American War and the American Civil War.

Title: Kit Carson's Life and Adventures, from Facts Narrated by Himself, Embracing Events in the Life-Time of America's Greatest Hunter, Trapper, Scout and Guide, including Vivid Accounts of the Every Day Life, Inner Character, and Peculiar Customs of All Indian Tribes of the Far West; also, an Accurate Description of the Country... together with a Full and Complete History of the Modoc Indians and the Modoc War

Author: Peters, DeWitt [De Witt] C.; Carson, Kit

Categories: Biography, Old West, Early Imprints, Trade & Signed Bindings,

Edition: Reissue

Publisher: [Dustin, Gilman & Co.]: 1873

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2276558

Keywords: BIOGRAPHY AMERICAN HISTORY FRONTIER FRONTIERSMAN KIT CARSON OLD WEST WESTERN MOUNTAIN MAN FUR TRAPPER ROCKY MOUNTAINS JOHN FREMONT GUIDE,