Publisher: New York: J. & J. Harper, 1832.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: BAL 15715, binding A; Wright I, 2024; Thompson, The Kentucky Novel, page 91.
Condition: Edges a little rubbed; some light foxing; very good copy in the original printed cloth.
Book ID: 24585
Description2 vols, 12mo, original green linen, black rules and lettering. Eight pages of publisher's terminal ads in volume two.
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!, issued in Harper's Library of Select Novels, is the first American novel set in Kentucky.