The Voice of the Old Frontier.


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Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
Date Published: 1949

Description: 492pp. 8vo, cloth. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1949. First edition. VEry good (+).

Comments: "An invaluable contribution to the study of early frontier literature. The 1300-item bibliography is preceded by three essays dealing with pioneer personal narratives, Indian captivities, and early land projects. For the period from 1542-1800 the work is indispensable." Eberstadt 127:73.

Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good(+)
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 64773

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