Journal of an exploring tour beyond the Rocky Mountains, under the direction of the A.B.C.F.M. performed in the years 1835, '36, and '37; containing a description of the geography, geology, climate, and productions ⬦ with a map of Oregon Territory.

By: Parker, Rev. Samuel, A. M.

Price: $400.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


Large folding map of the Oregon Territory in very good condition with a couple of small holes on folds. Original blindstamped brown cloth, professionally ebacked with original gilt lettered spine cloth laid down, new endpapers. Light wear to cloth with scuff on front board; toning to page edges, a bit of light foxing; overall very good. Fifth Edition. Very attractive copy.Early accounts of explorations in the Oregon Territory in the mid-1830's. Samuel Parker's primary purpose of this expedition, as stated in his preface, was "to become acquainted with the situation of the remote Indian tribes, and their disposition in regard to the geography of the country...". Howes P89.; Foldout Map; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 422 +ads pages

Title: Journal of an exploring tour beyond the Rocky Mountains, under the direction of the A.B.C.F.M. performed in the years 1835, '36, and '37; containing a description of the geography, geology, climate, and productions ⬦ with a map of Oregon Territory.

Author Name: Parker, Rev. Samuel, A. M.

Categories: West,

Edition: Fifth Edition

Publisher: Auburn, J. C. Derby & Co.: 1846

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 15276

Keywords: West Exploration Oregon Oregon Territory Old West Native American