Privately Printed, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. Inscribed and signed by the author on the half-title page. xvi,289 pages, index. Frontis. Geneological chart, facsimile of a letter. Blue cloth with spine titles in gilt. Octavo. Edgewear, spine a little dull, textblock square, binding tight. Some tape residue to inside board and endpaper, otherwise clean. Very Good. Item #76100
The author's family history, beginning with John Lewis who settled in St. Louis in January, 1797 and was the "First English speaking settler to arrive" [from introduction]. The author presents a detailed family history.