La Salle in the Valley of the St. Joseph : An Historical Fragment (Indiana History)

By: Bartlett, Charles H., and Richard H. Lyon; Illustrated by Arthur Thomas

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


119 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Hardcover, dark red cloth, gilt lettering and decor, 119 pages, footnotes, small b/w map of South Bend, St. Joseph county, Indiana, and adjoining townships, 20 b/w photos and illustrations with captions. Glossy throughout. ; 'Compliments of Tribune Printing Company, South Bend, Indiana' printed on a slip bound in, as issued. ; A small but impressive book that chronicles the Indiana-area exploits of Robert de La Salle (1643-1687) who explored the Great Lakes, traveled up the St. Joseph (Miami) River and the Illinois River, portaged at South Bend, built a fort at Peoria, etc. ; Cloth has several small spots. Top edge darkened. Spine lettering dull but readable. No interior marks or writing. Binding tight and square.

Title: La Salle in the Valley of the St. Joseph : An Historical Fragment (Indiana History)

Author Name: Bartlett, Charles H., and Richard H. Lyon; Illustrated by Arthur Thomas

Categories: History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Tribune Printing Company: 1899

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Item: 1.10 lbs

Seller ID: 16678

Keywords: Midwest US ; Indiana History ; Great Lakes Region ; Michigan History ; Robert de La Salle ; Exploration ; Explorers ; 1600s ; 17th Century ;,