Saint Louis: Missouri Historical Society Press, 1994. 234 pages. Profusely illustrated, many images in striking color. Tall 4to, black cloth with dust jacket. Fine. Item #635
First edition of this important work. Probably the most extensive biogrpahy to date of a daguerrean artist. Easterly worked out of Saint Louis, when it was on the western frontier and took images of prominent personages, special events, urban views and some rare daguerrean portraits of Native Americans.