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The Prairie Traveler A Handbook for Overland Expeditions 1859

By: Marcy, Randolph B.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: West Virginia Pulp & Paper: 1961

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10514

Condition: As New in Near Fine dust jacket


Beautiful limited edition, bound in Clear Spring Golden Envelope Kraft (a Westvaco Paper) and black calfskin with gilt decorations and titles. The book has a bookplated showing who the book was presented by, most likely a Westvaco employee. The slipcase has only minor shelf wear. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 220 pages; It is one of a continuing series of limited edition books published at Christmas by West Virginia Pulp and Paper (now MeadWestvaco) Marcy was a US Army Captain authorized by the War Department to write a guide "for the tenderfoot traveler undertaking overland treks t... View more info