Item #896 Southwest Historical Series Volume III: Journal of A Soldier Under Kearny & Doniphan 1846-1847. Ralph P. Bieber, George Rutledge Gibson.

Southwest Historical Series Volume III: Journal of A Soldier Under Kearny & Doniphan 1846-1847

Glendale, CA: Arthur H. Clark Company, 1935. Southwest Historical Series Volume III: Journal of A Soldier Under Kearny & Doniphan 1846-1847, George Rutledge Gibson, Ralph P. Bieber, The Arthur H. Clark Company, Glendale, CA, 1935, 9.5 x 6.5 inches, 371 pp.

Mylar wrapped red boards with gilt stamped lettering to spine; gilt top edge; deckled fore- and bottom edge of text block. Corners lightly rubbed, bottom front corner slightly bumped, spine sun faded. Collated; all plates present; map entitled “Routes of Marches of George R. Gibson 1846-1847” tipped in to pg. 373. Good condition.

Ralph P. Bieber (1894-1981) was editor of The Southwest Historical Series, a 12-volume series of historical documents depicting social and economic conditions in the Southwest during the nineteenth century. First edition Volume III, containing Mexican-American War journals written by George Rutledge Gibson, an American soldier from Mattoon, Illinois who served under General Stephen Kearny and Colonel Alexander William Doniphan. Good. Item #896

Price: $58.00