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A Western Panorama 1849-1875: The Travels, Writings And Influence Of J. Ross Browne On The Pacific Coast, And In Texas, Nevada, Arizona And Baja California, As The First Mining Commissioner, And Minister To China by David Michael Goodman

A Western Panorama 1849-1875: The Travels, Writings And Influence Of J. Ross Browne On The Pacific Coast, And In Texas, Nevada, Arizona And Baja California, As The First Mining Commissioner, And Minister To China

by David Michael Goodman

Publication: The Arthur H Clark Company, 1966, Glendale

First edition. 8vo. Original red cloth, titles stamped in gold gilt on the spine, 328 pp., top edge stained, frontispiece (engraving of J. Ross Browne), preface, footnotes, illustrated, plates, maps, appendix, bibliography, index. Paher 705 says "Without a doubt, Browne was among the most widely traveled, observant and truly versatile men of his era. Hie work, reports and writings concern all of the Southwest. The author successfully develops many little known facets of Browne's varied career which included travel and investigations into Nevada in the early 1860s." Fine, bright, clean copy, without dust jacket, as issued.

Inventory Number: 41736

$45.00