Good. Ticknor. 1863. First edition. 375 pages, plus 16 page catalogue. Title continues: Adventures among the northwestern rivers and forests; and Isthmania. Embossed brown cloth. Ex-library copy with discard stamp on rear endpaper, endpapers scuffed from removal of card pockets. Text clean and bright. Professionally rebound with original covers laid on and partial spine laid on. Title blind stamped in gilt.
Book 12mo, 18.5cm, 7th edition, 375p., original blind-stampedcovers rebacked, new endpapers & spine titles, fine thus. (wst) A travelbook, first published in 1862, of the American North-West with avocabulary of "Chinook Jargon". The addition of "Isthmiana' outlines theAmerican author's travels in the Isthmus of Panama. Theodore Winthrop(1828-1861) was killed early in the American Civil War while serving withthe 7th New York Regiment. This is one of five books, publishedposthumously. Howes W584.
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