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    With a Signed Letter From Parkman

    Frances Parkman, with illustrations by Frederic Remington. The Oregon Trail, Sketches of Prairie and Rocky-Mountain Life. London: Macmillan and Co., 1892.

    First British edition thus. Octavo. 411 pages. Illustrated throughout by Frederic Remington. Laid in is a two-page handwritten note, signed by Parkman.

    Publisher's mustard cloth with red and blue stamp on the front board and gold stamping on front and spine. Top page edges finished in gold. Cloth is rubbed and lightly soiled with some darkening to the spine. Corners are bumped and a little soft. Previous owner's gift inscription of second free-endpaper. A very good copy.


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