Glendale, CA: Arthur H. Clark Company, 1961. First Edition. 333pp. Octavo [24.5] Green cloth with the title and bands gilt stamped on the backstrip. Near fine. Fold-out map present at the rear. Item #4385
Edited, with introduction and notes by LeRoy R. and Ann W. Hafen. Thirteenth volume in the well-received series 'Far West and the Rockies.' These unpublished letters of the Wildman brothers, Thomas and Augustus, cover the Pike's Peak gold rush and pioneer life in Denver and the mines. Other contemporary reports from diaries and the press supplement the picture given in the Wildman letters. Clark/Brunet 118.