Stanford, CA: Academic Reprints, 1954. First thus. Maroon cloth over boards with titling in gilt on spine. 6.25 x 9", pp. xl, 2 - 1029, with map of the Trans-Mississippi in fine condition attached to inside front cover. Previous owner name in ink on ffe and mailing label on rep. DJ, now protected in mylar with chipping at head and foot of spine on both volumes, tape residue on cover of Vol. 1. Text block and binding in fine condition. Very good / good +. Item #1272
"No bolder or more courageous measue was ever accomplished in the history of the fur trade than the establishment of a trading post by the American Fur Company in the country of the Blackfeet." (p 673).