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Beyond the Mississippi: From the Great River to the Great Ocean. Life and Adventure on the Prairies, Mountains, and Pacific Coast.

by Albert D. Richardson

Condition: Very Good


Hartford, CT: American Publishing Company. First Edition. Rebound in sturdy crimson buckram. 572 pp. Few small spots on top edges, 2-page frontispiece map not present but full-page etching at the front present, occasional leaf with a small spot on it, internals nice, Very Good apart from the missing map. . Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 1867.




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