1947: Stanford University Press, 1947. Near Fine in Very Good dust-jacket Second Edition, Revised. Later printing [8.5x6in]; xxxi, , 261 pp., xxxii-lvii (Editor's notes, bibliography and index), several maps and illustrations; Dark blue cloth covers with light blue letter on field of black on spine, light blue and black illustration of abandoned wagon in the snow on the front, all edges trimmed; Light blue and white pictorial illustration of emigrants on mountain trail in a snow storm on front and spine, Red and blue lettering on front and spine, advertisements for books on back; Negligible shelf wear to to covers with only minor rubbing at joints, some age toning and rubbing to dust jacket covers and edges and to top fore corners, faint stain on front. Item #13894
A second reprint of McGlashan's 1880 History of the Donner Party, which was the first comprehensive book on the Donner Party tragedy. McGlashan had access to the journals and diaries, available at the time, and conducted interviews with the survivors and rescuers.