Diary and Sketchbook of a Journey to America in 1866, & Return Trip up the Missouri River to Fort Benton, Montana. Granville Stuart, Carl Schaefer Dentzel.

Diary and Sketchbook of a Journey to America in 1866, & Return Trip up the Missouri River to Fort Benton, Montana

Los Angeles: Dawson's Book Shop, 1963. 1st. Hardcover. First Edition Thus. Oblong 8vo. 51 pp. Two toned buckram, gilt lettering and decorations, printed at the Plantin Press. A fine copy, as new. Item #18280

The diary was originally published in four issues of the Montana Post (in January, 1867) but this appearance is the first time that the text is accompanied by Stuart's sketches. Among the scenes captured are Forts Campbell, Sully, Rice, Berthold, William, Union and Benton, as well as many other scenes. With map of his trip to St. Louis and Chicago and return. Includes Stuart's account of expenses and bibliographical note.

Price: $75.00

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