London. 1861. x,,707pp. plus frontispiece and eight plates (one folding) and folding map. Contemporary calf, ruled in gilt, spine richly gilt, gilt morocco label, gilt crest of the Earl of Derby on the front board. Front board neatly rehinged. Very clean and fresh internally. Very good. Item #WRCAM39435
The famed British traveller journeyed from Saint Joseph to Salt Lake City in 1860. After a month's stay in Utah, he went to California. He was sympathetic toward the Mormons, and this work contains a Mormon chronology, documents, and an extensive Mormon bibliography. Includes some material on the language of the Sioux Indians. HOWES B1033. SABIN 9497. WAGNER-CAMP 370:1. PENZER, pp.68-69. COWAN, p.87 (2nd ed. only). MINTZ 68. PILLING, PROOF-SHEETS 521. WHEAT TRANSMISSISSIPPI V, p.23. FLAKE 1027. GRAFF 512.