SIGNED without inscription by Mr. Smith to the title page. First edition with number line to one. Very gently read and not remaindered. Interior is clean and unmarked. Laminate wraps (softcover) are lightly bumped to extremities with minor shelfwear to show. Very slight bow to the text block. Promotional bookmark laid in. Fascinating biography of William Henry Jackson who served as Riel’s secretary during the 1885 resistance and ended up as a New York City land developer with an assumed Métis identity.