DOWN THE SANTA FE TRAIL AND INTO MEXICO THE DIARY OF SUSAN SHELBY MAGOFFIN 1846 - 1847.

New Haven. 1926. xxv,294pp. plus plates. Original cloth. Slight fraying at spine ends. Small old library stamp on front free endpaper. Else very good, in edge-chipped dust jacket. Item #WRCAM24428

Called by several bibliographers one of the best books on the Santa Fe Trail. A lively, readable account of the trip, by the young wife of an important figure in the unfolding American rush for empire in the Southwest in 1846. GRAFF 2656. RITTENHOUSE 392. HOWES M211 ("aa").

Price: $100.00