Exploring Expedition to Oregon Gustavus Hines 1851 Western America bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Oregon, Travel, Geography, American Indians, Exploration, Ethnography).
Oregon: The History, Condition, and Prospects, Containing a Description of the Geography, Climate, and Productions with Personal Adventures Among the Indians... by Rev. Gustavus Hines.
Published 1851, Buffalo, New York by Geo. H. Derby & Co.
437 pages. Text in English. Engraved frontis portrait.
Period publisher's cloth binding, gilt spine decorations and title lettering, embossed cover designs. Text block shaken, with several leaves or signatures slightly protruding.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 8" H x 5 1/4" W.