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West of William H. Ashley   

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The West of William H. Ashley: The international struggle for the fur trade of the Missouri, the Rocky Mountains, and the Columbia, with explorations beyond the Continental Divide recorded in the diaries and letters of William H. Ashley and his contemporaries 1822-1838

Ashley, William H[enry]


Fred A. Rosenstock



liv, [2], 341 pp. Edited by Dale L. Morgan. Illustrated with reproductions of sketches, paintings, engravings, lithographs, etc., by Bodmer, Catlin and other early sources, a few in color; folding map. 34.6x24 cm. (13.5x9.5"), half calf and cloth, morocco spine label, gilt lettering, publisher's cloth slipcase. Designed & printed by Lawton & Alfred Kennedy. No. 114 of 250 copies. First Edition.

Signed by Dale Morgan and Lawton Kennedy on presentation page. Important compilation of early documents on the fur trade and the opening of the Northwest.

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Light wear; near fine.

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