LETTERS FROM THE SOUTH AND WEST.; By Arthur Singleton, Esq.

Boston: Richardson & Lord, 1824. 1st edition. Tall 8vo.; 159pp. Later navy blue three-quarter morocco (rubbed) and cloth. Orig. wraps bound in, untrimmed. A choice wide-margined copy. Letters from Virginia (1816), Kentucky (1818), New Orleans (1819), and the Gulf of Mexico (1819). Clark OLD SOUTH II, 212: "One of the best travel accounts for the period. Possessed of a gift for writing and a sense of humor, with a good educational background and the power of observation, Knight made his book of travels worthwhile reading." Item #31987

HOWES K212.

Price: $1,250.00

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