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The Grains, or Passages in the Life of Ruth Rover with Occasional Pictures of Oregon

Margaret Jewett Bailey, Evelyn Leasher and Robert J. Frank

Foreword by Edwin R. Bingham

1986. ISBN 978-0-87071-346-0. Hardcover, $29.95.

This autobiographical novel, first published in 1854, is generally considered the first novel written and published in the Pacific Northwest. Bailey provides a unique and provocative view of many prominent figures in early Oregon history.

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