Belleville, Il: 1852.
348 pp. Modern brown cloth, spine gilt. Light to moderate foxing, some light damsptaining. A good copy BYRD 1882; SABIN 70421; STREETER SALE 1502; HOWES R237. Item #248486
"For his history of the early French communities and the settlement of the American Bottom, Reynolds relied on early pioneers still living" - Streeter. An important early history by a governor of the state who was in office at the time of the Mormon troubles and the murder of Joseph and Hyrum Smith.
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