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Banning, Ca.: St. Boniface Industrial School,, 1898. First edition. [15],299,[2]pp. Illus. 19 plates of 45 illus. Original printed wraps..(spine perished) Howes S55. Not in Graff or Cowan. Chapters on the Indians Spanish explorations, Don Juan de Onate, missions in New Mexico, pueblo revolt, priests, Mexican rule, territorial status, Santa Fe diocese, Sisters of Mercy in the Southwest, etc.

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MEINE REISE NACH NORD-AMERIKA...

Salzbacher, Joseph.

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Vienna, 1845. First edition. In two parts. [8],68;[12],69-480,[2]pp. Illus., large folding map, with colored outlines, shows the south, midwest, and Canada. Orig. marbled boards with gold stamped cloth spine. Howes S58. Graff 3661: "Dr. Salzbacher toured the south first and went as far west as St. Louis. Later, he traveled east via Chicago. His primary concern was Roman Catholic institutions." Buck 373: "...he tells... of a trip to St. Louis by way of the Ohio and Mississippi River and back across Illinois by stage to Vincennes..." Clark, Travels in the Old South, Vol 3:233.

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[Hendricks, Mn, 1929]. First Edition. 47pp, with a small sheet entitled author's notes in the rear of p.47. Original printed wrappers Norwegian immigrants go across the plains in the 1870's to colonize this remote area of Dakota Territory. Not in Howes, Graff or Jennewein.

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THE WORKS...

Santayana, George

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New York: Scribner, 1936-1940. First Edition. 15 vols., illus. Original blue boards with gold stamping, with white spines containing a printed paper label on each volume. This is the Triton edition of 940 sets, signed by author and numbered in volume 1.

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Paris, 1893. First edition. [8],263pp. Original printed wrappers(lower joint worn) Monaghan 1296: "A thoughtful and friendly view of American life and institutions. The observations of the author are not confined to Chicago, but extend from New York to California, with exception of the South..." Also, a chapter on the Mormons.

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N.Y., Eberstadt, 1926. 125pp. Illus. Original half cloth over boards. First edition. Limited to 385 copies. Graff 2687. Graff 2687. Cowan p.570. Howes 133. Wheat Gold Rush 175. Interesting letters and journal describing the trip to, and life in, the gold regions. Wagner-Camp [3rd ed]: Sawyer's narrative is one of the most readable of all the overland accounts of the gold rush days." Eberstadt: Modern Overlands 423.

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Walhalla, N. D.: Lee, 1911. [15],188pp. Illus. Original cloth. First edition. Gathered from private journals and correspondence of important observers and pioneer missionaries. Covers the area of the Dakotas, Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Manitoba. Privately printed in a small edition, and now quite scarce. Soliday cat. V.4: 368: "Excessively rare. Can locate no other copy.

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Cologne: Mayer, 1878. second and best edition. Contemporary 12 mo boards, gold stamped cloth spine.. [18],318,[2]pp. Illus., frontispiece, woodcut portraits and views in text. Original printed wrappers, mended Howes S163. Flake 7559, locates 6 copies. Important observations on the Mormons and Utah by this German observer. This is the second and best edition with added material not in the First edition of 1874

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Portland Champoeg Press, 1957. 76pp. Illus., frontis. A history and bibliography of imprints of the Jesuit Mission presses from 1876 to 1899. A fine work designed and printed by Lawton Kennedy. One of 804 copies.

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N.Y,: Harper, 1839. First edition. 2 vols: [2],5-248; [4],9-244 (6 ads)pp Modern half cloth over 12mo marbled boardsl boards, paper label on spine wear to top and bottom of spines; printed paper label on spine.. Howes S180. Field 1368: "The term Algic was invented by Mr. Schoolcraft, to indicate the Algonquin race. He composed it from the first and final syllables of Allegheny and Atlantic..." Shaw 58390, locates five copies.

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Richmond: Woodhouse, 1860. First Edition. 266pp. Original cloth with a new spine gold stamped. X-lib. markings inside. Howes S 233. No copies of this scarce work on the internet. Not in Dornbusch, The Nicholson Catalog, or Clark. No copies on the internet.

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Trenton: Justice & Mills, 1842. First edition. 30,[1 errata]pp. Contemporary plain wrappers. On the organization of the Council, and whether Governor Pennington "had the lawful right and authority to come into the Council, preside over us, and give a casting vote." The Whigs said he did; but Scott here expresses his "unutterable disgust...From the nature and spirit of our institutions, and from the direct command in the constitution, the Council, like the House of Assembly, was, and ought to be, a self- organizing and independent body, and that no officer or person other than themselves should take any part in that act." Not in Felcone, Sabin, or Shaw.

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Chicago: Steam Printing House, 1856. First edition. 20pp. in double columns.. dbd. American Imprints Inventory Chicago, 221. Graff 3717. Howes S248(aa). Sabin 78485. Streeter Sale 3721: "Scripps, who was editor and publisher of the 'Democratic Press,' had visited the Lake Superior country in 1856. He discusses here primarily the area of western Canada from Lake Superior to the Pacific, with comments on the Minnesota region south of the international boundary. He has a good deal to say about the fur trade and the Hudson's Bay Company. There can be little doubt but that the sole reason why the company maintains its posts in Oregon and Washington is to induce Brother Jonathan to 'shell out' liberally for them." Peel 331. Chicago Pre-Fire i9mprints 221. Graff 3717

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Mexico: White, 1867. First Edition. 20pp. Original printed wrappers. Two small punch holes at margin, no text affected. Promotional for Mexico. The author states:..."Mexico is a fair white page to be written upon with immense advantage and benefit by the modern appliances of science and industry.

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London: Longman et al, 1805. First edition. [7],223,[56]pp. Contemporary half morocco. Peel 67. TPL Cat. 766. Streeter Sale 3655: "In these observations Lord Selkirk argues in favor of emigration from Scotland and gives an account of the colony for Scottish emigrants he established on Prince Edward Island in 1803.

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SPORT AND TRAVEL EAST AND WEST

Selous, Frederick C.

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London: Longmans, 1900. First Edition. (9),311pp. illus with 17 full page plates and 35 illustrations in the text. Original cloth with gold stamped animal, title and author's last name on front cover. Phillips American Sporting Books p. 338. Important hunting and travel observations on the Rocky Mountain regions. pp. 143-267 are Notes of a latter-day hunting trip to the Rocky Mountains; pp.268-311 is a second trip to the Rocky Mountains in 3 parts. A rather scarce account.

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Glendale: Clark, 1940. First edition. 350pp. Illus., ports and 20 plates from contemporary drawings and a large folding map of the route traversed. Original cloth One of 750 copies. By far the largest, and perhaps the most important expedition to traverse the Oregon Trail in 1849. The regiment had been authorized to establish military posts along the Oregon Trail, and in 1849, with emigrants in large numbers, their march was performed. Original prospectus laid in.

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Wash.,: GPO, 1864. First edition. 25pp. Original rear wrapper only. Sabin 79509. Streeter Sale Vol.6 3527($225). Not in Wickersham. This was a prelude to the purchase of Alaska. After the Atlantic cable came into being, this project never got off the ground. Eberstadt 138:12. Not in Tourville. This copy lacks the map cited in the Streeter sale

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JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE ROUND THE WORLD.

Seymour, W. D. [Capt.].

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Cork, [Ireland].: Francis Guy, 1877. First edition. [8],169pp. Illus., mounted photo port as frontis( some soiling to title page). Original gold stamped 12 mo cloth, shows some old discoloration. Howes S318: "Includes trip from Chicago to California, via the Platte Valley and Utah." Also included is material on the Rockies, Chinese in America, American railway cars, Nevada desert, Sacramento Valley, Big Trees of Calaveras, San Francisco, etc. Not in Decker, Eberstadt, Soliday or Graff. Cowan p.577. Printed in a very small edition. Flake/Draper 7629: "Favorable impressions of Utah, giving his account of a trip of 1847-48. He feels that Mormonism is not strong enough to survive.

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Ottawa: Robertson, 1873. First Edition. 30pp. dbd. Peel 650. Shantz was sent out to inspect land of the Russion Mennonites who subsequently settled in southern Manitoba. (Peel 649 is the English version.) Published by the Department of Agriculture

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