The FUGITIVES; or, The Quaker Scout of Wyoming. A Tale of the Massacre of 1778. Beadle's Dime Novels. No. 85. Edward Ellis, ylvester. 1840 - 1916.
The FUGITIVES; or, The Quaker Scout of Wyoming. A Tale of the Massacre of 1778. Beadle's Dime Novels. No. 85.

The FUGITIVES; or, The Quaker Scout of Wyoming. A Tale of the Massacre of 1778. Beadle's Dime Novels. No. 85.

New York: Beadle and Company, 118 William St. (1865). 1st edition (Johannsen 85-DN). [5] - 100 [= 96] pp. Wood engraving to front wrapper, duplicated as frontis. 12mo. 6-3/8" x 4-1/8". Printed orange paper wrappers (Type IV-DN). Now housed in an archival mylar sleeve. Minbor wear & soiling to wrappers, with spine roll. Spine with minor paper loss at bottom. Erased pencil doodles from frontis recto. Withal, a solid VG copy. Item #48128

Per Johannsen, "The Wyoming Valley, Pennsylvania, and the massacre by Indians and Tories under John Butler."

Beadle's Dime Novels, especially first printings as here, are becoming increasingly uncommon in commerce.

Price: $275.00

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