The Western Gazetteer or Emigrant's Directory Containing A Geographical Description of the Western States and Territories, Viz. The States of Kentucky, Indiana, Louisiana, Ohio, Tenessee and Mississippi, and the Territories of Illinois, Missouri, Ala. Etc

By: Brown, Samuel R.

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Original full calf with some edge, corner and surface wear along with interior age toning, though overall a very attractive copy. Former owner's name on second free endpaper. Book is square and binding secure. According to Howes this is the third, perhaps, second issue of the 1st Edition with 360 pp. along with corrections and additions. This was one of the earliest emigrant's guides to the early wextern movement in the US. When this book was published, Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee and Kentucky were still parts of the west. Howes B-867. Sabin 8558. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 360 pages; sold Jim Crotts 11.13.17

Title: The Western Gazetteer or Emigrant's Directory Containing A Geographical Description of the Western States and Territories, Viz. The States of Kentucky, Indiana, Louisiana, Ohio, Tenessee and Mississippi, and the Territories of Illinois, Missouri, Ala. Etc

Author Name: Brown, Samuel R.

Categories: American History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Auburn, H. C. Southwick: 1817

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 14878

Keywords: American History Travel Americana