Adventures in Mexico and the Rocky Mountains

By: Ruxton, George F.

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First American edition - no. 139:2 in the Wagner and Camp bibliography. Publisher's original red cloth binding with gilt lettering and embossed design on spine. Some rubbing, foxing throughout. 312 pages. George Frederick Ruxton (1821-1848) was a British soldier, explorer and travel writer. In 1846, he traveled to Mexico to observe the Mexican-American War, then traveled north along the Rocky Mountains through present-day New Mexico and Colorado. This is his first hand account of that journey.

Title: Adventures in Mexico and the Rocky Mountains

Author Name: Ruxton, George F.

Categories: Western Americana, Mexico and Latin America,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1848

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 016235

Keywords: TRAVELS JOURNEYS PERSONAL ACCOUNTS MEXICO MEXICAN AMERICAN WAR COLORADO NEW ROCKY MOUNTAINS CC-45