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Lewis & Clark : Partners in Discovery

By: Bakeless, John

Price: $29.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Wm. Morrow & Company: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035919

Condition: Very Good


xii, 498 pp, grey cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj black-green-blu-brown w/color illustrated front panel & spine. Biography of two great explorers, who explorer the lands beyond the headwaters of the Mississippi in 1803. Most of the members of "The Corps of Discovery" kept diaries. They recorded not only the bold outlines of the trip with its Indian fights and other perils, bu also details, such as the number of buffaloes eaten, grizzly bears fought, variety of plants and seeds collected, and customs, loves, and lore of the Indian tribes. Prev owner wrote name on ffep,... View more info