Item #65294 West Wind: The Life Story of Joseph Reddeford Walker. Douglas S. Watson, Ardis Manly Walker.

West Wind: The Life Story of Joseph Reddeford Walker

Morongo Valley, CA: The Sagebrush Press, 1984. Reprint. Hardcover. 121pp. Quarto [27 cm] Orange cloth over boards. The rear board does not lay completely flat, but almost so. In the dust jacket with a handful of small chips and small closed tears to the edges. The deepest tear is closed measuring just over one inch deep. Indexed. Illustrated. Fold-out Map. Near Fine / Very Good. Item #65294
ISBN: 0930704096

One in an edition limited to 999 copies.

As a young man Walker opened the way for trade in Spanish-ruled New Mexico, and was subsequently engaged to head the survey party which initially marked the Santa Fe Trail. Additionally, he guided the first wagon caravan to California, and later associated with Fremont and Kit Carson.

Price: $75.00

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