Our Western Border

Our Western Border

MCKNIGHT, Charles

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Title page continues: "Its Life, Forays, Scouts, Combats, Massacres, Red Chiefs, Adventures, Captivities, Pioneer Women, One Hundred Years Ago; Containing the cream of all the rare old border chronicles, (now long out of print and almost impossible to procure,) together with a large amount of fresh and original matter derived from authentic sources, the whole work embracing strange and thrilling narratives of captivities, daring deeds, desperate conflicts, exciting adventjres, personal prowess, and aiming, by judicious selections, to present the fullest, most varied and most reliable portrayal of border struggle and adventure yet published."

Publication Info

  • Publisher: J. C. McCurdy & Co
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1876
  • Place Published: Philadelphia
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    xvi, 752 p. 24 cm. Frontispiece drawing + 15 other full page plates. Also numerous in-text illustrations. Brown cloth with black and gold impressing. Worn corners and spine ends, ring mark on front cover, some rubbing to rear board. Front free endpaper detached. Some spots and thumbing. Chips to frontispiece tissue guard.