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Indian Wars Of The West; Containing Biographical Sketches Of Those Pioneers Who Headed The Western Settlers In Repelling The Attacks Of The Savages, Together With A View Of The Character, Manners, Monuments, And Antiquities Of The Western Indians by  Timothy Flint

Indian Wars Of The West; Containing Biographical Sketches Of Those Pioneers Who Headed The Western Settlers In Repelling The Attacks Of The Savages, Together With A View Of The Character, Manners, Monuments, And Antiquities Of The Western Indians

by Timothy Flint

First edition. 11 cm x 18 cm leather covers with titles in gold gilt on the spine, 240 pp. An interesting compilation of narratives of frontiersmen and families from early times to the Blackhawk War in Illinois and Wisconsin. Includes the captivities of Boone and the Hall girls, along with others. Former owner's inked name and date on two front fly leaves, "David W. Foster, Boston, 1842," lightly foxed throughout, leather covers rubbed at the extremities, else good, tight, internally clean copy of a scarce book.

Inventory Number: 42276

$750.00