Kit Carson’s Life and Adventures; From facts narrated by himself, embracing events in the life-time of America’s greatest hunter, trapper, scout and guide, including vivid accounts of the everyday life, inner character, and peculiar customs of all Indian tribes of the far west. Also, an accurate description of the country, its condition, prospects, and resources; its climate and scenery; its mountains, rivers, valleys, deserts and plains, and natural wonders. together with a full and complete history of the Modoc Indians and the Modoc War. Dewitt C. PETERS.
Kit Carson’s Life and Adventures; From facts narrated by himself, embracing events in the life-time of America’s greatest hunter, trapper, scout and guide, including vivid accounts of the everyday life, inner character, and peculiar customs of all Indian tribes of the far west. Also, an accurate description of the country, its condition, prospects, and resources; its climate and scenery; its mountains, rivers, valleys, deserts and plains, and natural wonders. together with a full and complete history of the Modoc Indians and the Modoc War

Kit Carson’s Life and Adventures; From facts narrated by himself, embracing events in the life-time of America’s greatest hunter, trapper, scout and guide, including vivid accounts of the everyday life, inner character, and peculiar customs of all Indian tribes of the far west. Also, an accurate description of the country, its condition, prospects, and resources; its climate and scenery; its mountains, rivers, valleys, deserts and plains, and natural wonders. together with a full and complete history of the Modoc Indians and the Modoc War

Hartford, CT: Dustin, Gilman & Co., 1874. Cloth. Large 8vo. Publisher’s green cloth, author and title in gilt within floral design on spine and front cover. Numerous full- page and text illustrations. 604 pp.
Shelf wear to corners and header and footer of spine. Hinges overopened but binding is tight. Ownership signatures on front and rear endpapers. Library marking on spine and an embossment on first few pages of front matter. Tight and clean, an excellent copy.
This is a rare enlarged edition biography of American trapper Kit Carson written by his companion. A very good copy, profusely illustrated. (Howes P256). Very good. Item #1782

Price: $150.00