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    John F. Finerty. War-path and Bivouac, or, The Conquest of the Sioux. Chicago, [1890]. First edition, first printing.

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    John F. Finerty. War-path and Bivouac, or, The Conquest of the Sioux. Chicago: [Donohue & Henneberry, 1890]. First edition, first printing. Frontispiece and plates. Folding map. Octavo. 460 pages. Publisher's blue cloth stamped in gilt, black, and blind. Some light rubbing to binding with soft bumping to corners and along fore-edge of boards. Marbled page edges. Front hinge a bit soft. A bright, near fine copy of this first-hand account of the Sioux campaign of 1876 as seen through a newspaperman's eyes.

    Howes F136.

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    October, 2013
    17th Thursday
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