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Memoirs Of A Captivity Among The Indians Of North America, From Childhood To The Age Of Nineteen; With Anecdotes Descriptive Of Their Manners And Customs. In Which Is Added, Some Account Of The Soil, Climate, And Vegetable Productions Of The Territory Westward Of The Mississippi by  John D Hunter

Memoirs Of A Captivity Among The Indians Of North America, From Childhood To The Age Of Nineteen; With Anecdotes Descriptive Of Their Manners And Customs. In Which Is Added, Some Account Of The Soil, Climate, And Vegetable Productions Of The Territory Westward Of The Mississippi

by John D Hunter

First U. K. edition. 8vo. Brown cloth, titles stamped in gold gilt on the spine, ix [blank], 447 [1] pp., preface. The U. K. edition has one more chapter than the U. S. edition. Captured by Indians when just a youngster the author tells of his experiences among the Indians when at age 19 or 20 he left them. Wagner-Camp 24 says "His account of life among the Kansas and Osage Indians and his experiences on the prairies sound entirely credible." A very good, clean, tight, square copy.

Inventory Number: 38948

$325.00