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    [Frank C. Young]. Across the Plains in '65. A Youngster's Journal, from "Gotham" to "Pike's Peak." Denver, Colorado: This (Souvenir) Edition Privately Printed, 1905. Limitation ink stamp: "This edition of 200 copies Privately Printed. This is No. 171". Inscribed paper label: "With the compliments/ of Frank C. Young" affixed to front pastedown. vi, [4], Folding map of "The Denver, Salt Lake, and Oregon Trail, 1865" between front endpapers. Printed advertising slip bound between front endpaper and blank with limitation ink stamp. Printed copyright label affixed to blank page facing title page. Red cloth with gilt titles on front cover and spine, top edge gilt. Binding lightly rubbed, spine lightly color faded. Closed tears in leaf facing first chapter title. Occasional creases and few minor smudges. Very good.



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    "Day-by-day journal of a trip from Atchinson to Hulesburg and Denver. Properly a companion volume to [Echoes from Arcadia]." - Howes Y25.

    Echoes from Arcadia is also in auction 6166.



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