The New Purchase: Or, Seven and a Half Years in the Far West. Volume I and II.

By: [Hall, Baynard Rush] Robert Carlton, Esq. (pseud.)

Price: $275.00

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Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


xii + 300 and viii + 316 pp + ads. Brown hard card covers are dull, corners rubbed, spine covering both volumes mostly gone. Interior old bookseller sticker, some general light foxing but otherwise clean and unmarked. "One of the most folksy books ever written concerning pioneer Indiana. The author was one of the first professors at Indiana Seminary and according to his biographer Dixie Kline Richardson, Hall was the founding professor of Indiana University, l825. "A great deal of the narrative pertains to Bloomington [Woodville] and that vicinity." 31 Decker 151 ; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

Title: The New Purchase: Or, Seven and a Half Years in the Far West. Volume I and II.

Author Name: [Hall, Baynard Rush] Robert Carlton, Esq. (pseud.)

Categories: Literature,Poetry,Drama, Americana,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Philadelphia, Etc., D. Appleton & Co.: 1843

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 003608

Keywords: Bloomington Indiana Western United States,