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Recollections of early Oregon inscribed  

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Recollections of the Rickreall

McArthur, Harriet Nesmith

Portland, Oregon




24 pp. With 4 plates from photographs. 23x16.5 cm. (9x6½"), cloth-backed boards, paper cover label. First Edition.

Signed and inscribed by the author on front endpaper: "Francis P.  Farquhar from Harriet N. McArthur 30 Nov. 1930." A description of the author's life with her family in the Rickreall Valley west of Monmouth, Oregon, from 1855.

Lot Amendments

Light wear and toning to boards with crease to rear board; toning to endpaper edges; about near fine.

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