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A lady's life in the Rocky Mountains

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display_descriptionFirst published serially and then into a book in 1879, "A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains" is one of the many accounts of Isabella L. Bird's amazing travels and adventures. Born in Yorkshire, England in 1831, Bird was never formally educated and was often sickly as a child, but she was an avid reader and loved the outdoors. In 1854, at the age of twenty-two, she left a comfortable life in England for her first trip abroad to America. She fell in love with discovering new places and defied tradition while undertaking grand adventures as an unmarried woman. Bird went onto travel to Australia and Hawaii, while publishing several accounts of her experiences, before finding her way to Colorado. "A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains", her fourth publication and her most famous, contains the account of six months of her travels in 1873 through the rugged terrain of the Colorado Rockies. The book is based upon her colorful letters sent back home to her sister and the account relates the many hardships of the great western frontier, the unique characters she meets, and the incredible natural world she found in the newly settled western territories. This edition includes a biographical afterword.
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subject_facetBird, Isabella L. -- (Isabella Lucy), -- 1831-1904
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Estes Park (Colo.)
Estes Park (Colo.) -- Biography
Frontier and pioneer life -- Colorado
Frontier and pioneer life -- Rocky Mountains
Rocky Mountains
Rocky Mountains -- Description and travel
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
Women -- Rocky Mountains -- Biography
Women photographers -- Great Britain -- Biography
Women travelers -- Rocky Mountains -- Biography
title_displayA lady's life in the Rocky Mountains
title_fullA lady's life in the Rocky Mountains / with an introd. by Daniel J. Boorstin
A lady's life in the Rocky Mountains [electronic resource] / Isabella L. Bird
Lady's life in the Rocky Mountains [electronic resource] / Isabella L. Bird
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Frontier and pioneer life
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Women
Women photographers
Women travelers