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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
   

McKENNEY, Thomas Loraine and HALL, James
D. Rice and A. N. Hart, Philadelphia, 1854
History of the Indian Tribes of North AmericaHistory of the Indian Tribes of North AmericaHistory of the Indian Tribes of North America
Octavo (270 x 185 mm.), 3 volumes, early elaborate blind stamped full calf, blind compartments to gilt ribbed spine with gilt embossed titles. With hand-coloured lithograph frontispiece leaf and 120 coloured lithographic plates, most with tissue guards, some foxing to text and guards but the plates are generally very clean.
Stock number: 7782
$ 12,500
   

JUSTEL, Henri
Louis Billaine, dans la Grand' Salle du Palais, au second Pillier, au grand Cesar, Paris, 1674
Recueil de Divers Voyages Faits en Afrique et en L'AmeriqueRecueil de Divers Voyages Faits en Afrique et en L'AmeriqueRecueil de Divers Voyages Faits en Afrique et en L'AmeriqueRecueil de Divers Voyages Faits en Afrique et en L'AmeriqueRecueil de Divers Voyages Faits en Afrique et en L'Amerique
Quarto (240 x 175 mm.), full contemporary calf, blind panelled, with extremely ornate ribbed spine, each compartment with gilt decorative panels and central floral feature, red calf gilt title label affixed, marbled endpapers. With typographic title page, pp. (16), 262, 35, (1), 23, (7), 49, (2), 81, with 5 folding maps, 9 plates of which 3 are folding, with light waterstain to lower gutter near the beginning, otherwise in good condition.
Stock number: 9892
$ 12,500
   

MORSE, Jedidiah
Printed by Shepard Kollock, for the Author, Elizabeth Town, 1789
The American Geography; or, A View of the Present Situation of the United States of AmericaThe American Geography; or, A View of the Present Situation of the United States of AmericaThe American Geography; or, A View of the Present Situation of the United States of America
Octavo (200 x 120 mm.), full contemporary tree calf, gilt ruled ribbed spine with ornate gilt red calf title label. With typographic title page, pp. xii, 534, (4), with two large folding maps, the second map with some early closed tears to fold, some general toning as is usual, otherwise in good condition.
Stock number: 9896
$ 5,500
   

MORSE, Jedidiah
John Stockdale, London, 1792
The American Geography; or, A View of the Present Situation of the United States of America The American Geography; or, A View of the Present Situation of the United States of America The American Geography; or, A View of the Present Situation of the United States of America The American Geography; or, A View of the Present Situation of the United States of America
Octavo (220 x 145 mm.), full modern calf, gilt ruled ribbed spine with calf gilt title label. With two large folding maps and a folding table, in good condition. xvi, 536 pp.
Stock number: 7142
$ 1,250
   

STEDMAN, Charles
London, 1794
The History of the Origin, Progress, and Termination of the American WarThe History of the Origin, Progress, and Termination of the American WarThe History of the Origin, Progress, and Termination of the American WarThe History of the Origin, Progress, and Termination of the American WarThe History of the Origin, Progress, and Termination of the American WarThe History of the Origin, Progress, and Termination of the American WarThe History of the Origin, Progress, and Termination of the American WarThe History of the Origin, Progress, and Termination of the American War
Quarto, two volumes (280 x 220 mm.), full contemporary speckled calf, blind ruled, spine with smooth spines gilt-ruled in six compartments, two red calf gilt labels. Vol I: xv, 399; Vol II: xv, 449 pp. (14). With 15 maps and plans (11 folding, with the overslip to the plan of Bunker Hill as issued). In very good condition.
Stock number: 7642
$ 16,000
   

THERSNER, Ulrik
Stockholm, [1823]
Fordna och Narvarande Sverige/ Utsigter af OstergothlandFordna och Narvarande Sverige/ Utsigter af OstergothlandFordna och Narvarande Sverige/ Utsigter af OstergothlandFordna och Narvarande Sverige/ Utsigter af OstergothlandFordna och Narvarande Sverige/ Utsigter af Ostergothland
Oblong folio, two volumes (375 x 500 mm.), full early red calf, ornate gilt panelling, with ornate gilt raised bands, each compartment with ornate gilt decoration, gilt titles to spine. Some light wear, upper binding of second volume detached from block. With 2 aquatint vignettes to titles and 56 aquatint plates, 5 of which bear two images, with interspersed descriptive text; with aquatint vignette to title and 36 aquatint plates, with interspersed descriptive text.
Stock number: 8899
£ 1750
   

HENNEPIN, Louis
Amsterdam, 1698
Nouvelle Decouverte d'un tres Grand Pays Situe dans L'Amerique, entre le Nouveau Mexique, et la mer Glaciale … Abraham van SomerenNouvelle Decouverte d'un tres Grand Pays Situe dans L'Amerique, entre le Nouveau Mexique, et la mer Glaciale … Abraham van SomerenNouvelle Decouverte d'un tres Grand Pays Situe dans L'Amerique, entre le Nouveau Mexique, et la mer Glaciale … Abraham van SomerenNouvelle Decouverte d'un tres Grand Pays Situe dans L'Amerique, entre le Nouveau Mexique, et la mer Glaciale … Abraham van SomerenNouvelle Decouverte d'un tres Grand Pays Situe dans L'Amerique, entre le Nouveau Mexique, et la mer Glaciale … Abraham van SomerenNouvelle Decouverte d'un tres Grand Pays Situe dans L'Amerique, entre le Nouveau Mexique, et la mer Glaciale … Abraham van Someren
Duodecimo, full contemporary calf, gilt boards bearing arms, raised bands to spine with gilt red calf title label. With 2 engraved folding maps and 2 engraved folding plates in excellent condition. With engraved frontispiece; (70), 313, (8 num 313*), pp. 315-506.
Stock number: 1731
$ 9,500
   

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