The TRAPPER'S BRIDE: or, The Spirit of Adventure. Emerson 'By the Author of "The Prairie Bird"'. Bennett, Sir Charles - Attributed to Murray, 1822 - 1905, 1806 - 1895.

The TRAPPER'S BRIDE: or, The Spirit of Adventure.

Cincinnati: U. P. James, (1860). Later edition (Wagner-Camp-Becker 145:5; cf. BAL 1053 & Wright I, 306a for the 1st edition of 1848). 154, [2] pp. Text double column. Advert last 2 pages. Untrimmed & unopened. Illustrated. 8vo. 9-1/4" x 5-3/4". Original pink wrappers, with wood engraved hunting scene to front wrapper. "Price 50 cents." General wear & soiling to wrappers, with front wrapper having a crease to lower corner. A VG copy. Item #32628.1

While the title has been attributed to both gentleman named above, current scholarship tips towards Bennett as the actual author... Curious too is the U P James copyright for this edition- for the illustrations perhaps?

Price: $375.00