Source Books on American History; Priced Catalogue of a Remarkable Collection of Scarce and Out-Of-Print Books Relating to the Discovery, Settlement, and History of the Western Hemisphere, Comprising Early Voyages of Discovery, First

Source Books on American History; Priced Catalogue of a Remarkable Collection of Scarce and Out-Of-Print Books Relating to the Discovery, Settlement, and History of the Western Hemisphere, Comprising Early Voyages of Discovery, First

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1914 edition. Excerpt: ...explaining sundry Indian Customs, etc., written in Pennsylvania. Map. 4to, paper, un-cut, pp. 184. London, 1759. $5.00 A reprint (Phila., 1867). 75 copies printed this size'. Life of Brant, 2 vols.; Life of Sir William Johnson, 2 vols.; Life of Red Jacket, 1 vol. Maps and Illustrations. Albany, 1864-6. $50.00 5 vols., royal 8vo, paper, uncut, in cloth box. A splendid, clean set of the beautiful large paper edition which was limited to 50 copies. The importance of these works on Indian and Revolutionary history cannot be overestimated. Tanner, John. A Narrative of Captivity and Adventures during Thirty Years Residence among the Indians in the Interior of North America. Prepared for the Press by Edwin James. levant morocco, gilt tops, pp. 426. Portrait. 8vo, half blue New York, 1830. $30.00 Timberlake, St. Henry. The Memoirs of, who accompanied Three Cherokee Indians to England in 1762, containing whatever he observed Re markable during the Travels to and from that Nation. Secret Journal taken from a Frenchman. London, 1765. Map and plates of 8vo, morocco, gilt top, uncut. A very tall, fine uncut copy of this rare' book. The map of "Over the Hills," drawn by the author, shows the Tennessee River country around Fort Loudon. Uncut Copies of Rogers' Books. Rogers, Major Robert. Journals of, containing an Account of several Excursions he made under the Generals who commanded in North America during the late War. crimson levant morocco, gilt top, uncut. By Bedford, London, 1765. A Concise Account of North America, with Account of the several Nations 8vo half green levant morocco, uncut. London, $1 50.00 and Tribes of Indians. 1765. Magnificent tall copies of these two important books, excessively rare uncut....show more

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  • Paperback | 46 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 100g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236778545
  • 9781236778543