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$400 - $700

Collection of 16 titles


New York

McGraw-Hill Book Co. / Bobbs-Merrill Co.

Various dates

16 vols. Includes: Monaghan, Jay. The Overland Trail. 1st Ed. [1947]. * Daniels, Jonathan. The Devil's Backbone: The Story of the Natchez Trace. 9th printing. [1962]. * Holbrook, Stewart H. The Old Post Road. 1st Ed. [1962]. * Stewart, George R. The California Trail: An Epic with Many Heroes. 1st Ed. [1962]. * Riesenberg, Felix, Jr. The Golden Road: The Story of California's Spanish Mission Trail. 6th printing. [1962]. * Carter, Hodding. Doomed Road of Empire: The Third Trail of Conquest. 1st Ed. [1963]. * Lavender, David. Westward Vision: The Story of the Oregon Trail. 4th printing. [1963]. * Stegner, Wallace. The Gathering of Zion: The Story of the Mormon Trail. 1st Ed. [1964]. * Cushman, Dan. The Great North Trail: America's Route of the Ages. [1966]. * Egan, Ferol. The El Dorado Trail: The Story of the Gold Rush Routes across Mexico. 1st Ed. [1970]. * Johnson, Dorothy M. The Bloody Bozeman: The Perilous Trail to Montana's Gold. 1st Ed. [1971]. * Rouse, Parke, Jr. The Great Wagon Road from Philadelphia to the South. 1st Ed. [1973]. * Dillon, Richard. Siskiyou Trail: The Hudson's Bay Company Route to California. 1st Ed. [1975]. * Remley, David A. Crooked Road: The Story of the Alaska Highway. 1st Ed. [1976]. * Soule, Gardner. The Long Trail: How Cowboys & Longhorns Opened the West. 1st Ed. [1976]. * Lavender, David. Winner Take All: The Trans-Canada Canoe Trail. 1st Ed. [1977]. * Together, 16 vols. Illustrated from photos, drawings, maps. 8vo. Cloth, pictorial jackets. A nice run of titles in the American Trails Series, edited Jay Monaghan and later by A. B. Guthrie, Jr.

Lot Amendments

Light soiling and shelf wear to all volumes and jackets; jacket for "The Overland Trail" by Monaghan somewhat chipped and worn at the edges but still in very good condition; else near fine overall.

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