Title: Life in the far West.Author: Ruxton, George Frederick AugustusPublisher: Gale, Sabin Americana Description: Based on Joseph Sabin's famed bibliography, Bibliotheca Americana, Sabin Americana, 1500--1926 contains a collection of books, pamphlets, serials and other works about the Americas, from the time of their discovery to the early 1900s. ...
Title: Life in the far West.Author: Ruxton, George Frederick AugustusPublisher: Gale, Sabin Americana Description: Based on Joseph Sabin's famed bibliography, Bibliotheca Americana, Sabin Americana, 1500--1926 contains a collection of books, pamphlets, serials and other works about the Americas, from the time of their discovery to the early 1900s. Sabin Americana is rich in original accounts of discovery and exploration, pioneering and westward expansion, the U.S. Civil War and other military actions, Native Americans, slavery and abolition, religious history and more.Sabin Americana offers an up-close perspective on life in the western hemisphere, encompassing the arrival of the Europeans on the shores of North America in the late 15th century to the first decades of the 20th century. Covering a span of over 400 years in North, Central and South America as well as the Caribbean, this collection highlights the society, politics, religious beliefs, culture, contemporary opinions and momentous events of the time. It provides access to documents from an assortment of genres, sermons, political tracts, newspapers, books, pamphlets, maps, legislation, literature and more.Now for the first time, these high-quality digital scans of original works are available via print-on-demand, making them readily accessible to libraries, students, independent scholars, and readers of all ages.++++The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: ++++SourceLibrary: Huntington LibraryDocumentID: SABCP02825400CollectionID: CTRG99-B199PublicationDate: 18590101SourceBibCitation: Selected Americana from Sabin's Dictionary of books relating to AmericaNotes: Collation: 235 p.; 20 cm
Good in good jacket. Hardcover in good condition. Dust jacket is worn, spine sunned, some chipping. 4th printing. 252 pp. index, illus. Edited by LeRoy R. Hafen, Foreword by Mae Reed Porter. A fur trade classic, some no work excellent it for color and authenticity.
Fair. No Jacket. 8vo-over 7? "-9? " tall Book The covers and spine have some scuff marks and are lightly rubbed. The top 1 inch of the pages are damped stained and rippled from around page 240 to the last free end paper at the end of the book.
Near Fine. Hardcover. 8vo-Over 7 3/4"-9 3/4 " Tall. Gift quality, appears unread; Blind-embossed, full brown bonded leather, gilt titling; All edges gilt with silk ribbon page marker sewn into the headband; End papers printed with a Dutch-Shell marbled design; Photographically reproduced facsimile of the 1849 edition; Publisher's promotional leaflet and blank book plate laid-in; 312p.
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