William Gilpin: Western Nationalist


ISBN: 0292700032


Karnes, Thomas L.. Austin, TX: University of Texas Press (1970). First Edition. Cloth with gilt lettering to spine. 383 pages. Illustrated. Bibliography. Index. Price-clipped dust jacket has a couple of short tears. A solid copy. “…traces the life of William Gilpin from the quiet comfort of his wealthy Quaker boyhood home through an exciting and turbulent career as Indian fighter, pioneer, newspaper editor, explorer, land promoter, and first governor of Colorado Territory.” Book: Very Good. Dust Jacket: Very Good.