Publisher: New York: J. & J. Harper, 1832.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: BAL 15715; Wright I, 2024; Thompson, The Kentucky Novel, page 91.
Condition: Very good copy.
Book ID: 11603
Description2 vols, 12mo, contemporary speckled sheep (edges rubbed), black leather labels, gilt lettering.
Comments¶ The bravery and hardships of the pioneers of the western frontier centering on the Dangerfield family of Virginia, who leave their fine plantation for the unknown wilds of Kentucky. Westward Ho! is the first American novel set in Kentucky.