Paperback in Very Good+ condition.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 36 pages; House of Representatives 30th Congress, 1st Session. Miscellaneious no. 29. N° de ref. de la librería 41652
Título: REPORT OF LIEUT. NEIL M. HOWISON, UNITED ...
Editorial: No Publisher Listed.
Año de publicación: 1848
Condición del libro: VG+
Descripción Washington, 1848. 36pp, dbd, scattered foxing. Good+. Howison reports his many observations. "The flag, taken ashore when, in 1846, Howison's vessel was wrecked in the Columbia, was the first to wave over Oregon." Howes. "Howison spent nearly a year in the Oregon country, exploring the interior, living among the pioneers, etc." Eberstadt. "One of the sources used by Bancroft." Jenkins. FIRST EDITION. Howes H738. 138 Eberstadt 573. Jenkins Full Howes 1238. Graff 1989. Nº de ref. del artículo: 10772
Descripción Tippin & Streeper, printers, [Washington, D.C.], 1848. First edition. 36 pp. Sm. 4to. Provenance: From the library of Kenneth E. Hill, with his bookplate. Howison's account of his travels to the Northwest territories, with his positive evaluation of the people and country and their prospects for the future. "The flag, taken ashore when, in 1846, Howison's vessel was wrecked in the Columbia, was the first to wave over Oregon" - Howes. Howes H738. Small bookplate on pastedown else a very good unopened (uncut) copy with scattered light foxing and some darkening, in a fine custom-made folding case. Stitched paper wrappers, in folding cloth case. Nº de ref. del artículo: 40253