We Were There on the Santa Fe Trail HB/DJ

By: Ross McLaury Taylor; Illustrator-Albert Orbaan

Price: $18.70

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Excellent


Vintage Tweed Cloth Cover Hardback Book is in Very Good condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Inside text is in Excellent condition and appears to be unread. No writing inside or outside of the book. Outside tweed cloth covers are nice with some minor corner wear. Dust Jacket shows some minor soiling primarily to the back cover and some edge chipping with a small missing piece from the top of the outside spine. Dust Jacket is now covered by a new clear mylar cover. Book Club Edition that has come from a private collection. We Were There Books are easy to read and provide exciting, entertaining stories, based upon true historic events. Each story is checked for factual accuracy by an outstanding authority on this particular phase of history. Though written simply enough for young readers, they make interesting reading for boys and girls well into their teens. One of our family's favorite series! This is the story of Mitchell Ford, a boy from southern Virginia, who, with his mother and father, the judge, undertook the long and dangerous journey up the Santa Fe Trail to the new land beyond. First, there was the long riverboat ride up the Missouri to Westport- now Kansas City- where the Ford family bought a prairie schooner for the trek up the Trail, It was here that Mitch was given the first rifle he had ever owned.

Title: We Were There on the Santa Fe Trail HB/DJ

Author Name: Ross McLaury Taylor; Illustrator-Albert Orbaan

Categories: We Were There Series,

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1960

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Excellent

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 190908A