Ancient Voyages to the Western Continent: Three Phases of History on the Coast of Maine

By: Sewall, Rufus King

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Book Condition: Very Good


First edition. Minor stain along top page ridge, tissue guard and fore-edge of a few pages lightly foxed, frontispiece just beginning to loosen. 1895 Hard Cover. ix, 79 pp. A late nineteenth century account of research into the history of exploration on the American continent, with chapters on rock writings found on the coast of Maine, evidence of Norse voyages to the area, and the advent of Christianity in the region. Includes a fold-out map of Maine's oyster banks (Glidden Farm, Lincoln County). Illustrated with black-and-white photographic plates, and engravings in the text.KEYWORDS: HISTORY AMERICAN COLONIAL AMERICANA MAINE ME NEW ENGLAND COLONIES ANTHROPOLOGY

Title: Ancient Voyages to the Western Continent: Three Phases of History on the Coast of Maine

Author: Sewall, Rufus King

Categories: American, Americana, Nautical & Exploration, Early Imprints, Pre-Columbian America,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: The Knickerbocker Press / G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1895

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2207834