A Cannoneer in Navajo Country: Journal of Private Josiah M. Rice, 1851

A Cannoneer in Navajo Country: Journal of Private Josiah M. Rice, 1851

By: Rice, Josiah M. [Edited by Richard H. Dillon]

Price: $25.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine


One of 1500 copies printed. The jacket has a few minor nicks to the edges and some slight creasing to the bottom edge. protected now in a new archival Mylar cover. 123 pages, which include the following: Introduction, Editorial Comments, The Diary, Illustrations, Tables of Distances Traversed, Letters, and Index. Twenty of Rice's illustrations from the diary are reproduced in halftone for this book; two additional illustrations are reproduced in full color plates. In addition to Rice's sketches, there is a two-color frontispiece map of the area depicted in the book. Rice's journal documents a nearly two-year expedition into Canon de Chelly in Navajo Country (territorial New Mexico) before the Civil War.

Title: A Cannoneer in Navajo Country: Journal of Private Josiah M. Rice, 1851

Author: Rice, Josiah M. [Edited by Richard H. Dillon]

Categories: Southwest,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Denver, Colorado, Old West Publishing Company - Fred A. Rosenstock: 1970

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 06417

Keywords: Army Private Journal Rice Navajo New_Mexico,