Solitary Rambles and Adventures of a Hunter in the Prairies. John Palliser.
Solitary Rambles and Adventures of a Hunter in the Prairies
Solitary Rambles and Adventures of a Hunter in the Prairies
Solitary Rambles and Adventures of a Hunter in the Prairies

Solitary Rambles and Adventures of a Hunter in the Prairies

London: John Murray, 1853. First edition. Hardcover. Plus [2]pp. of ads. Engraved frontispiece; engraved title; 6 engraved plates.
Original cloth with gilt vignette on upper board of a bison. Gilt spine title.


Slight spotting to the cloth else a near fine copy with clean text and plates. Neat ownership name on front pastedown and on title dated in the year of publication.


Palliser was a young man from England who chronicles his first trip to the New World, primarily a hunting trip on the Plains. His adventures include a meeting with General Tom Thumb, Indians and a great variety of wild animals.


Scarce in original cloth. Howes P43. Sabin 58333. Graff 3168. Wagner-Camp 228. Very good. Item #4975

Price: $350.00

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