The Rifle, Axe, and Saddle-Bags, and Other Lectures

By: Milburn, William Henry

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Ebossed brown cloth with faded gilt titles on spine. Spine is sunned and there is light edge wear and bumped corners. Former owner's name on first two free endpapers. Book is square and securely bound, a solid and attractive copy. Milburn was a Methodist circuit rider who spent a number of years as the Chaplain of Congress. This book is a series of essays on the "Old Southwest" especially Alabama and Mississippi with some information on Creeks, Choctaw and Chickasaw. There are also metions of Kentucky and Danial Boone. An interesting portrait of America's early western frontier. This copy is signed twice by the former owner, George A. Hardin, who was a prominent jurist from Little Falls, New York and a member of the New York Supreme Court. "Little Falls NY is written in in pencil on one of the preliminary pages. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 309 pages; Milburn was a Methodist circuit rider who spent a number of years as the Chaplain of Congress. This book is a series of essays on the "Old Southwest" especially Alabama and Mississippi with some information on Creeks, Choctaw and Chickasaw. There are also metions of Kentucky and Danial Boone. An interesting portrait of America's early western frontier. This copy is signed twice by the former owner, George A. Hardin, who was a prominent jurist from Little Falls, New York and a member of the New York Supreme Court. "Little Falls NY is written in in pencil on one of the preliminary pages.

Title: The Rifle, Axe, and Saddle-Bags, and Other Lectures

Author Name: Milburn, William Henry

Categories: Alabama,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: New York, Derby & Jackson: 1857

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 8949

Keywords: Mississippi Old Southwest Kentucky Creek Choctaw Chickasaw Native American