THE JOURNAL OF JACOB FOWLER NARRATING AN ADVENTURE FROM ARKANSAS THROUGH THE INDIAN TERRITORY, OKLAHOMA, KANSAS, COLORADO, AND NEW MEXICO, TO THE SOURCES OF RIO GRANDE DEL NORTE, 1821-22.

New York. 1898. xxiv,183pp. plus leaf of advertisements and folding facsimile frontis. Original blue cloth, spine gilt. Hinges a bit loose, spine ends and corners bumped, some shelf wear. Later ownership inscription and remnants of bookplate on front free endpaper. About very good. Item #WRCAM7787A

From an edition limited to 950 copies, edited by Elliott Coues. Fowler was the first American to travel through much of the territory traversed. This copy belonged to renowned American historiographer and biographer Dale L. Morgan, with his ownership inscription on the front free endpaper. HOWES F298. RITTENHOUSE 224.

Price: $175.00

Dale Morgan's Copy