THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF JAMES P. BECKWOURTH, MOUNTAINEER, SCOUT, AND PIONEER, AND CHIEF OF THE CROW NATION OF INDIANS.; Written from his own dictation.

New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, Franklin Square, 1856. First edition. 8vo. xii, [13] - 537pp. Publisher's embossed brown cloth. Chipping to spine ends. A good copy. Beckwourth was born into slavery in Virginia, later freed by his father. It gives many insights into the period and people he came in contact with, though not always reliable. COWAN p.41 FIELD 149 GRAFF347 HOWES B-601 STREETER 2101 WAGNER-CAMP 272:1. Item #63315

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