American West Frontier Sketches 1854 Kidder Bible to Indians woodcut rare bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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[Americana, American West, Ohio River, Cincinnati, Kentucky, log cabins, daily life].
Frontier Sketches. Selected and Arranged by the Author of "Dying House," Etc. Edited by D. P. Kidder.
1854, New York, Carlton & Phillips.
pp.142. Wood cut frontis of missionary at Indian Council giving them a Bible.
Period 1/4 leather, spine embossed, marbled paper covered boards.
Binding rubbed but sound, tight and overall well preserved. Scattered foxing throughout. Uncommon mid-19th century book related to the expansion westward within the U.S.
Book measures: 6" H X 4" W.