Life Amongst the Modocs: Unwritten History.

By: Joaquin Miller

Price: $550.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


London: Richard Bentley and Son. Very Good. 1873. Half red morocco. First Edition precedes the American. "This book represents the best of Miller's forceful, vigorous style. An advocate of the cause of the Modocs, Miller lived with them in a quixotic attempt to form an Indian republic among the Pit River Indians, the Klamaths, Shastas, and Modocs. Includes Miller's romance with Paquita, the Modoc squaw who helped him escape from jail and was killed by soldiers for her efforts." (Zamorano LXXX, 40) Howes M-608. Nicely bound in half grained red morocco with particulars to spine. Archival gutter reinforcements to initial pages (see image). Handsomely bound copy of a frail book.; 8vo ; Additional images and further information provided upon request. ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition.

Title: Life Amongst the Modocs: Unwritten History.

Author Name: Joaquin Miller

Categories: Americana,

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley and Son: 1873

Binding: Half red morocco

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 3344

Keywords: Americana, Indians, California, native americans, 19th century