Western Book Concern: Cincinnati, 1862. Hardcover. Good. Item #21-2248
Printed for the author. Frontis, 3 plates, 8 x 5", blindstamped dark brown cloth, gilt spine lettering, aeg, 431pp + ads. Covers poor, lacks free endpapers, ink name, contents have staining, soiling. Reading copy. Some of the Michigan locations: Sault Ste. Marie, Keweenaw, Eagle River, Copper Harbor, Naomikong. Illustrations include "Horse-Shoe Harbor, Near Copper Harbor", "Big Bekuenesec Falls, Menominee (sic) River". Also much on the native population: "Return To Naomikong-Waishkees Bay...The Ojibwas- Slaughter Of The Nodaway..." "No-komis-War Dance....Impediments to the evangelization of the Indians" plus a chapter on "Indian Characteristics". NUC calls for 3 plates, the bonus plate is "Cliff Mine, Lake Superior". First published in 1857.