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WEST WIND: THE LIFE STORY OF JOSEPH REDDEFORD WALKER KNIGHT OF THE GOLDEN HORSESHOE [Rockies and California] Douglas S. Watson 1934 1st ed Near Fine
By Watson, Douglas S.
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Los Angeles, Percy H. Booth, 1934, 1st limited edition. 112 pp, b/w illustrations, frontispiece portrait, bibliography, folding map. Original paper covered boards with leather spine with gilt titles. Spine is Worn, else fine.Near Fine. 

One of 100 copies printed by Johnck & Seeger. 

The story of Walker and his remarkable career and exploration in the Far West; Santa Fe in 1820; meeting Captain Bonneville; overland into the Rockies in '32; the Green River rendezvous; heading for the Pacific; hunting for a mountain pass in the Sierras; wintering on the San Joaquin; trapping and trading in the Rockies; California Conquest; to Santa Fe with horses, etc.

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