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PARKER, Rev. Samuel
Journal Of An Exploring Tour Beyond the Rocky Mountains. S. Parker, 1840 2nd ed
Ithaca N.Y: Published by the Author, 1840. When ordering from the US, parcels may be subject to import tax and duty charges, which the buyer is responsible to pay.Second Edition. Hard cover in original cloth. Published by the Author, Ithaca N.Y., 1840. 8vo., 400pp., includes large 1838 folding map of Oregon Territory, one full page plate engraving of the Columbia River and a 14 page Vocabulary of Indian Languages - Nez Perce, Klicatat, Calapoosa and Chinook. Parker accompanied the American Fur Company's exploring party of 1835 from Council Bluffs to Walla Walla. The map is the earliest reliable representation of the Oregon interior. Blind embossed dark brown cloth with gilt spine titles. Two small blemishes along the spine cloth, minor age darkening to pastedowns, else very good, pages bright, no foxing, binding strong and tight, map near fine. Publisher Published by the Author Author PARKER, Rev. Samuel Special Attributes Illustrated Binding Hardcover Topic Oregon and the West Year Printed 1840 Original/Facsimile Original Place of Publication Ithaca N.Y. Subject Americana.
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