New York: George P Putnam, 1849.
Illustrated by Map frontispiece. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Good+ with no dust jacket. Item #13238
Light cloth rub and edgewear, gutter bottom dampstains in first sixth of book, 2" tear and foxing to folding map, random foxing, owner's signature, later owner's emboss, otherwise light wear. Solid hardcover. ; "Author's Revised Edition, Complete in One Volume." Jacob Blanck; Bibliography of American Literature; BAL 10172. "Explorations and fur-trade operations from Green river to Salt Lake and Walla Walla, 1832-5, including the first account of the trapping expedition over the Sierras to California, led by "Joe" Walker." - Wright Howes; edited by William E Hartley III; Wright Howes The Final Edition of USiana: A Descriptive Bibliography; I 87 later edition. Irving's account of the explorations of Bonneville, which failed at commercial fur-trading due to the opposition of the Hudson's Bay Company, but pioneered portions of routes through the Great Basin, through the Sierras to California, and along the Oregon Trail into the Pacific Northwest. While not the First Edition, the 1849 revised edition for the Works of Washington Irving was the first one-volume edition. ; The Works of Washington Irving; 428 pages.
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