A Winter In The West By A New-Yorker

By: Hoffman, Charles Fenno

Price: $160.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good

2 volumes. Vol 1. 282 pages, Vol 2. 286 pages, foxing throughout, hinges repaired, overall a good get. In 1835, Hoffman set out alone on horseback for the Midwest. He sent back letters as he traveled, and they were collected and published in book form. After reaching St. Louis he had hoped to proceed up the Missouri River with a party of the American Fur Company, however he was not allowed to accompany them. He returned home after eight months.

Title: A Winter In The West By A New-Yorker

Author Name: Hoffman, Charles Fenno

Categories: Travel & Exploration,

Publisher: N.Y., Harper & Brothers: 1835

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 2553

Keywords: Exploration, Expeditions, Fur Trade, Mountain Men, Indians, Missouri River, Mississippi River, American Fur Company, overland Travel