Rexburg, ID: Eastern Idaho Publishing Company, 1971. First edition thus. Hardcover. INSCRIBED. 207pp. Octavo [23 cm] Bright yellow cloth covered boards with black ink stamped titles. Near fine. The edges of the covers are lightly bumped. The jacket is in very good condition. Lightly rubbed. There are multiple very small losses from the edges. There are also a couple of small closed tears in the edges. Price-clipped. Item #21029
Inscribed by the editor on the front free endsheet. From the jacket- "The Making of a State is the story of the crucial years surrounding the transition of Idaho from territory to state. Originally titled The Autobiography of Fred T. Dubois, it is a frank and intimate account of Idaho's political history in the last two decades of the nineteenth century reflected in the life of one of the most influential men of that period."