Denver: World Press, 1929. Octavo. Item #028112
The development of the west which includes the building of the overland telegraph; the Maxwell Land Grant, Long's exploration of the West, control and use of water, caterpillar and locust scourges, early freighting by ox-teams, the D. and R. G. railway, facts and reflections on war, money and banking and progress toward human welfare, etc. A fine copy bound in blue cloth lettered in gilt, spine lettered in gilt, sharp corners, very nice. [Herd #1816; 6-guns #147].