Incidents of Travel and Adventure in the Far West; With Col. Fremont's Last Expedition Across the Rocky Mountains:
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Derby & Jackson
Date Published: 1859
Description: Including Three Months' Residence in Utah, and a Perilous Trip across the Great American Desert, to the Pacific. 130pp. 12mo, original decoratively blind-stamped brown cloth with gilt decorated spine, spine ends and edges of corners worn. New York: Derby & Jackson, 1859.
Comments: "Solomon Carvalho was an artist member of John C. Fremont's expedition of 1853 that explored the Rockies for a possible railroad route. Carvalho left New York on September 5 and arrived with the expedition at Parowan, Utah Territory on February 8, 1854. There the party split up. Carvalho took a southern route, reached Los Angeles...on June 9." Wagner-Camp 273:4. Howes C-213. Smith 1548. Flake 1224n.Binding: hardcover
Book ID: 250794