DANS LES MONTAGNES ROCHEUSES.

Paris. 1889. [4],314pp. plus folding map. 12mo. Original printed wrappers, with glassine wrapper. Front wrapper detached, rear wrapper splitting at hinge, split at spine. A few fox marks. Good only. Item #WRCAM30048

Second edition. The author travelled extensively in the American West, and was involved in cattle ranching in the Dakotas. Of interest both as a travel book and a cattle book. The map shows most of the United States, with an inset map of the Dakotas. "Appeared at a time when European capital was being invested in western ranches" - Dobie. HOWES M246. ADAMS HERD 1435. GRAFF 2669 (1st ed). ADAMS SIX-GUNS 1436. DOBIE, pp.99-100. JENNEWEIN 157. MONAGHAN 1013.

Price: $400.00