Lafayette, IN: James, Emmons, & Co., 1868. Cloth. Large 8vo. Brown contemporary cloth. Gilt design on front cover. Full-page and text illustrations. 584 pp.
Cloth covering spine is loose. Boards are splitting and loosely attached. Minor foxing throughout. Interior is very good, and boards are in comparable condition to most other copies on the market..
This is an early printing of the first general history of the state/territory of Kansas. An important volume in American history. (Kanzana 266; Howes H604; Sabin 32559). Fair. Item #1602