Heroes and Hunters of the West


This antique hardcover book is bound in dark brown cloth boards, with gilt spine lettering and decoration, and decorative etching on the covers. Covers show heavy wear; spine is faded; some foxing within; bookplate and inscription on front endpapers. Illustrated with engravings throughout, this volume contains biographical sketches of legendary figures of the American West, such as Daniel Boone, Simon Girty, Samuel Brady, Capt. William Hubbell and others. 300 pages; approx. 5"x8".



  • Heroes and Hunters of the West: Comprising Sketches and Adventures of Boone, Kenton, Brady, Logan, Whetzel, Fleehart, Hughes, Johnston
  • H.C. Peck & Theo. Bliss, 1853