First edition. 8vo. Cloth, titles stamped in black on the spine, xiv, 170 pp., foreword, prologue, illustrated, plates, maps, epilogue, appendix, notes, bibliography, index. The story of the first major U. S. army expedition against the Comanches between the Mexican and Civil wars. The Comanches had retaliated against travelers on the Santa Fe Trail and raided along the Texas frontier and deep into northern Mexico because white settlers entered their country slaughtering bison and generally dispossessing the inhabitants. As new, unread copy in dust jacket.
Inventory Number: 43812