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