Life of John Jacob Astor. To which is appended a copy of his last will. James Parton.
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Life of John Jacob Astor. To which is appended a copy of his last will.

New York: The American News Company, 1865.

First edition. vi, 13-121, [2, ads]pp. 8vo. Blue printed wrappers. Front cover off. Howes P114; Sabin 58956. Item #318155

The first biography of J.J. Astor (1763-1848), with the story of the Astoria enterprise in the Northwest, as well as details of fur trading, and how Astor built up his empire.

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