Author: Reuben Gold Thwaites
Publisher: Forgotten Books
Excerpt from Early Western Travels, 1748-1846, Vol. 26: A Series of Annotated Reprints of Some of the Best and Rarest Contemporary Volumes of Travel, Descriptive of the Aborigines and Social and Economic Conditions in the Middle and Far West, During the Period of Early American Settlement; Part I of Flagg's Th These two volumes are devoted to reprints of Edmund Flagg's The Far West (new York, and Father Pierre Jean de Smet's Letters and Sketches, with a N ar ratine of a Year's Residence among the Indian Tribes of the Rocky Mountains (philadelphia, Flagg's two-volume work occupies all of our volume xxvi and the first part of volume xxvii, the remaining portion of the latter being given to De Smet's book. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.