Albuquerque, NM: The University of New Mexico Press, 1971. First edition. Hardcover. 271pp. Octavo [24 cm] Green cloth with a gilt stamped title on the spine. Very good. The front endsheet has a former owner's name in pen and a bookplate. The dust jacket is in very good condition. The edges are lightly creased and chipped. There is a small open tear in the bottom edge of the rear panel. Item #25034
"Mr. Rittenhouse 'has ferreted out a vast amount of fugitive material little known even to experts on the Trail.'" - Ray Allen Billington.