A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison...

By: Seaver, James

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TITLE CONTINUED.. Who was taken by the Indians, in the year 1755, when only about twelve years of age, and has continued to reside amonst them to the present time. Containing An Account of the murder of her father and his family, her sufferings, her marriage to two Indians, her troubles with her children, barbarities of the Indians in the French and Revolutionary Wars, the life of her last husband, and many historical facts never before published. To Which Is Added. AN APPENDIX, containing an account of the tradgedy at Devil's Hole in 1763, and of Sullivan's Expedition, The traditions, Manners, Customs, of the Indians.......HB. 191 pgs, LIMITED EDITION # 589 of 950 copies, minor rubbing to leather spine, Reprint of the 1824 edition, The title says it all, if you want to read some "brutal" accounts, it's here, very good reading. Howes S263,

Title: A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison...

Author Name: Seaver, James

Categories: Native Americans,

Publisher: N.Y., Random House: 1929

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good +

Seller ID: 776

Keywords: Indian Captivity, Revolutionary War, French and Indian War, Indians, Settlers, Pioneers, Indian Massacres, Indian Wars