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McKENNEY, Thomas Loraine and HALL, James
Frederick W. Greenough, 23 Minor Street [vol. 1]; Daniel Rice and James G. Clark, 132 Arch Street [vols. 2 & 3], Philadelphia, 1838-42-44
History of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs. Embellished with one hundred and twenty portraits, from the Indian Gallery in the Department of War, at WashingtonHistory of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs. Embellished with one hundred and twenty portraits, from the Indian Gallery in the Department of War, at WashingtonHistory of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs. Embellished with one hundred and twenty portraits, from the Indian Gallery in the Department of War, at WashingtonHistory of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs. Embellished with one hundred and twenty portraits, from the Indian Gallery in the Department of War, at WashingtonHistory of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs. Embellished with one hundred and twenty portraits, from the Indian Gallery in the Department of War, at WashingtonHistory of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs. Embellished with one hundred and twenty portraits, from the Indian Gallery in the Department of War, at WashingtonHistory of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs. Embellished with one hundred and twenty portraits, from the Indian Gallery in the Department of War, at WashingtonHistory of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs. Embellished with one hundred and twenty portraits, from the Indian Gallery in the Department of War, at WashingtonHistory of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs. Embellished with one hundred and twenty portraits, from the Indian Gallery in the Department of War, at WashingtonHistory of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs. Embellished with one hundred and twenty portraits, from the Indian Gallery in the Department of War, at WashingtonHistory of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs. Embellished with one hundred and twenty portraits, from the Indian Gallery in the Department of War, at Washington
Folio, three volumes (490 x 355 mm. each), bound to style in half red morocco over red moire cloth covered boards, gilt ruled, spines with gilt ruled raised bands in six compartments, each gilt panelled, gilt lettered in the second and fourth, gilt volume dates to base of each spine, marbled endpapers. With typographic title page to each volume, pp. [2], 4, 206; [2], 237; [4], 196, [2], with 120 hand-coloured lithographic plates after Karl Bodmer, Charles Bird King, James Otto Lewis, P. Rhindesbacher and R. M. Sully, drawn on stone by A. Newsam, A. Hoffy, Ralph Trembley, Henry Dacre and others, printed and coloured by J. T. Bowen and others, comprising 117 portraits and 3 scenic frontispieces after Rindisbacher, 1 leaf containing 2 lithographic maps and a table and 17 pages of facsimile signatures of subscribers. Light foxing to volume 1 as usual, offsetting to plates as usual, with some waterstaining to beginning of volume 2 affecting the first plate and volume 3 affecting first 5 plates, otherwise in good condition.
Stock number: 9761
$ 69,500
   

DE VAUGONDY, Didier Robert
Paris, 1772
Carte des Parties Nord et Est de l'Asie qui Comprend les Cotes de la Russie Asiatique le Kamschatka, le Iesso, et les Isles du Japon Dressee en 1764 par M*** ...
320 x 375 mm., in good condition.
Stock number: 5192
£ 150
   

ANONYMOUS
(Printed by Samuel Loudon, No. 5, Water-Street, between the Coffee-House and Old Slip), New York, 24 November 1783
(Order of Procession)
270 x 155 mm., professionally lined with tissue, with loss of the last five lines and imprint, otherwise in good condition.
Stock number: 9727
$ 50,000
   

ALEXANDER, Sir William
London, 1624
(No title)
250 x 340 mm., with wide margins, with some repair to double folds as might be expected, light fold along the centre, otherwise in good condition.
Stock number: 9881
$ 15,000
   

BLOME, Richard
Chez Abraham Wolfgang, pres la Bourse, Amsterdam, 1688
L'Amerique Angloise, ou description des isles terres du roi D'Angleterre, dans L'AmeriqueL'Amerique Angloise, ou description des isles terres du roi D'Angleterre, dans L'AmeriqueL'Amerique Angloise, ou description des isles terres du roi D'Angleterre, dans L'AmeriqueL'Amerique Angloise, ou description des isles terres du roi D'Angleterre, dans L'AmeriqueL'Amerique Angloise, ou description des isles terres du roi D'Angleterre, dans L'AmeriqueL'Amerique Angloise, ou description des isles terres du roi D'Angleterre, dans L'AmeriqueL'Amerique Angloise, ou description des isles terres du roi D'Angleterre, dans L'Amerique
Duodecimo (150 x 85 mm.), full contemporary calf, blind panelled, with ribbed spine, very ornate gilt decoration to compartments, gilt title, gilt slightly worn. With typographic title page, pp. [4], 331, [1], p. 236 erroneously numbered 136, with 7 folding maps, otherwise in excellent condition.
Stock number: 9894
$ 4,950
   

THOMSON, John
Edinburgh, 1814
Spanish North America
510 x 620 mm., early wash colour, a rare unfolded example in good condition.
Stock number: 5379
$ 550
   

MALLET, Alain Manesson
Paris, 1683
Novveav Mexique et Californie
145 x 100 mm, in good condition.
Stock number: 4573
$ 475
   

LE ROUGE, George Louis
Chez Le Rouge Jngr Georgraphe Du Roi Rue Des Grandes Augustins, Paris, 1777
Virginie, Maryland en 2 feuilles par Fry et Jefferson Traduit, Corrige, Augmente a Paris
760 x 1050 mm., two sheets joined as one, in fine early outline colour, printed on strong paper, light toning to joint of two sheets as often the case, otherwise in good condition.
Stock number: 8849
$ 9,500
   

LONDON MAGAZINE
London, 1765
A New and Accurate Map of East and West Florida, Drawn from the Best Authorities
180 x 220 mm., in fine condition.
Stock number: 3993
$ 450
   

LONDON MAGAZINE
London, 1764
A New Map of the North East Coast of Asia, and North West Coast of America, with the Late Russian Discoveries
170 x 230 mm., modern wash colour, in fine condition.
Stock number: 3996
$ 225
   

WELLS, Edward
London, 1700-[c.05]
A New Map of the most Considerable Plantations of the English in America
350 x 480 mm., in recent wash colour and good condition.
Stock number: 7988
$ 2,950
   

WHITE, John
Theodore de Bry, Frankfurt, 1590
Americæ pars, Nunc Virginia dicta, primum ab Anglis inventa sumtibus Dn. Walteri Raleigh Equestris ordinis Viri Anno Dni.M.D LXXXV
305 x 415 mm., with good margins in good condition.
Stock number: 8221
$ 19,500
   

THACKARAY, John & VALLANCE, James
Philadelphia, 1792
Plan of the City of Washington
220 x 265 mm., uncut, in very good condition.
Stock number: 8229
$ 22,500
   

LONGWORTH, David
Drawn and Engrav'd for D. Longworth Map & Print Seller No.66 Nassau Street, New York, c.1796-[c.98]
Plan of the City of New York
410 x 555 mm., with light offsetting, good margins, uncut, with manuscript title to the verso, in good condition.
Stock number: 9726
$ 37,500
   

MARCY, R. B.
New York, 1853
Maps to Marcy's Rept.Maps to Marcy's Rept.Maps to Marcy's Rept.
Octavo (230 x 145 mm.), original ornate blind embossed boards with gilt title to upper board, with two folding maps pasted to the inside of each board; 685 x 1555 mm., and 865 x 415 mm., occasional foxing, creases, a few splits, otherwise in good condition.
Stock number: 8967
$ 750
   

NORMAN, William
Boston, 1796-1803
A Chart of the Coast of America from Wood Island to Good Harbour From Hollands Surveys
520 x 830 mm., light browning to the margins. There is insignificant tiny loss to the margin line lower left, and to the margin upper left.
Stock number: 4259
$ 12,500
   

BROWNE, Christopher
C. Browne at the North gate of the Royal Exchange & by him at the Globe by the West end of St. Paul's Church, London, 1712
A New Mapp of New England and Annapolis with the Country's adjacent
500 x 595 mm., in magnificent full early wash colour, good condition.
Stock number: 8247
$ 49,500
   

DES BARRES, Joseph Frederick Wallet
London, 5 August 1775
[Chart of the Harbour of Boston]/ Nautical Remarks and Observations for the Chart of the Harbour of Boston. Composed from different Surveys; but principally from that taken in 1769, by George Callendar, Late Master of His Majesty's Ship the Romney.[Chart of the Harbour of Boston]/ Nautical Remarks and Observations for the Chart of the Harbour of Boston. Composed from different Surveys; but principally from that taken in 1769, by George Callendar, Late Master of His Majesty's Ship the Romney.[Chart of the Harbour of Boston]/ Nautical Remarks and Observations for the Chart of the Harbour of Boston. Composed from different Surveys; but principally from that taken in 1769, by George Callendar, Late Master of His Majesty's Ship the Romney.
705 x 1040 mm., in 2 sheets joined, large aquatint and etched engraving, UNFOLDED AND UNCUT, with the LVG watermark. With pamphlet, quarto (280 x 230 mm.), original blue wrappers, typographic title, pp. 5-(12), there are no pages 3-4 which agrees with the John Carter Brown example.

Stock number: 8314
$ 22,500
   

HONDIUS, Jodocus
Amsterdam, 1606-[19]
Virginiae item et Floridae Americæ Provinciarum, novæ Descriptio
350 x 490 mm., early wash colour with French text, in good condition.
Stock number: 9123
$ 2,950
   

DE LAET, Joannes
Leiden, 1630
Florida, et Regiones Vicinae
275 x 350 mm., one small faint fox mark upper left near the border, otherwise in good condition.
Stock number: 6044
$ 3,750
   

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