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Author Name    Gladstone, T.H. Esq. And Frederick Law Olmstead (Editor)

Title   The Englishman in Kansas: Or, Squatter Life and Border Warfare.

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   No Jacket

Edition   First American Edition.

Publisher   New York Miller & Company 1857

Seller ID   002700

New York: Miller & Company, 1857. The Border War in "Bleeding Kansas" raged from 1854 to the outbreak of the Civil War; T.H. Gladstone travelled in the area in 1856, with this eye-witness account. This is a Very Good copy of the First American Edition. An uncommon book. Brown cloth binding, heavily blindstamped as decoration, with gilt lettering on the spine. Clean text; lv, 328 pages The 60-page Introduction is by the famed landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted, as is the last chapter, as a "Supplement." Showing an average bit of wear, with rubbing and some small chips at the margins, but a sound copy of this primary source. Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First American Edition.. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition.

Price = 125.00 USD



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