(Madison): State Historical Society Of Wisconsin, (1953). First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo; pp; xii, (iv), 263, bibliography, index; illustrated with sixteen photographs; navy blue cloth in a dust jacket, map endpapers;. Very Good / a good or better. Item #15371
This is the true first edition, it was later reprinted by the University of Nebraska Press. An important scholarly work on the transformation of the Mid-West that was the frontier in the early 19th century.