1872. HOBBS, James. Wild Life in the Far West; Personal Adventures of a Border Mountain Man. Comprising Hunting and Trapping Adventures with Kit Carson and Others; Captivity and Life Among the Comanches; Services under Doniphan in the War with Mexico, and in the Mexican War against the French; Desperate Combats with Apaches, Grizzly Bears, etc., etc. Hartford, CT: Wiley, Waterman & Eaton, 1872. 1st ed. 488pp. Colored frontis., illus., plates. Orig. gilt-pictorial cloth. Rebacked, original spine laid down, cloth rubbed, wear to corners, faint scattered foxing, else very good. "Hobbs was a companion of Kit Carson, Kirker and other mountain men of the Southwest"--HOWES H-550.
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