Journal of an Exploring Tour Beyond the Rocky Mountains

Bound in black cloth boards, with gilt spine lettering (spine is labeled "Parker's Exploring Your Beyond the Rocky Mountains with a Map"). Some cover wear; spine ends bumped. Bookplate and inscriptions on front endpapers. This book recalls a westward expedition taken roughly along the route of Lewis and Clark, with a "leading object" of the outing to determine the attitude of Native Americans with regard to Christianity. Includes short glossaries of some Native American words from the Nez Perce, Chinook, Klickitat, Calapooia and other Indian tribes. 416 pages; approx. 5"x8".
  • Journal of an Exploring Tour Beyond the Rocky Mountains, Under the Direction of the A.B.C.F.M.
  • Rev. Samuel Parker
  • Andrus, Woodruff & Gauntlett, 1844 - 4th edition