A journey through Texas, or, A saddle-trip on the southwestern frontier (Musical score, 2004) [WorldCat.org]
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A journey through Texas, or, A saddle-trip on the southwestern frontier

Author: Frederick Law Olmsted; Witold Rybczynski
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2004]
Edition/Format:   Manuscript Musical Score   Archival Material : English
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Before he became America's foremost landscape architect, Frederick Law Olmsted (1822-1903) was by turns a surveyor, merchant seaman, farmer, magazine publisher, and traveling newspaper correspondent.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Frederick Law Olmsted; Frederick Law Olmsted
Material Type: Manuscript, Internet resource
Document Type: Musical Score, Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Frederick Law Olmsted; Witold Rybczynski
ISBN: 0803286201 9780803286207
OCLC Number: 1059188818
Notes: Originally published: New York : Dix, Edwards, 1857.
Description: xviii, 539 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Route to Texas --
Route across eastern Texas --
Route through western Texas --
A trip to the coast --
A trip over the frontier --
Along the eastern coast --
General characteristics --
Regional characteristics.
Other Titles: Saddle-trip on the southwestern frontier
Responsibility: by Frederick Law Olmsted.
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"One of the 50 best books of all time on the American West."-True West * True West * "Olmstead's appeal was attributable to his readable and unvarnished reportage of places and events to which few Read more...

 
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