Denver. Fred A. Rosenstock / Old West Publishing Co., 1976. First edition, first printing. Near fine in near fine, lightly edge worn dust jacket, with a couple small chips, in mylar cover. Item #217786
Three black and white maps in rear pocket.
Tells the story of Alexander Barclay––from London corsetier to pioneer farmer in Canada, bookkeeper in St. Louis, superintendent of Bent's Fort, fur trader and mountain man in Colorado and New Mexico, builder of Barclay's Fort on the Santa Fe Trail, New Mexico in 1848. Includes Narrative of His Career, 1810-1855 and His Memorandum Diary, 1845-1850.