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Image for California Missions: A Guide to the Historic Trails of the Padres

California Missions: A Guide to the Historic Trails of the Padres

By: Brown, Karl F.; Newcomb, Rexford (Foreword)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City Publishing Co., Inc.: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1836429

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Small light stain on base of rear board, pencil gift note on front endpaper. 1939 Hard Cover. 64 pp. Original red cloth, elaborate gilt decorations & titles, black & white photographs mounted on front board. A collection of seventy-eight photographs of churches, chapels, and other elements of twenty-three California missions, with a map showing their locations, and a timeline in order of their founding. View more info

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Buffalo: Lake City in Niagara Land

By: Brown, Richard C.; Watson, Bob; Helfter, Clyde Eller; Tropp, Margaret Colvin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Windsor Publications, Inc.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2291322

ISBN: 0897810368

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Quarter-inch by quarter-inch chip along bottom edge of front jacket panel, top edge of jacket rubbed with minor tears. A near fine copy in a good jacket. 1981 Large Hardcover. 335 pp. ...traces the pageant of Buffalo's past, from the scattered pioneers of the late 18th century through the incredible boom years of the 19th and early 20th centuries to the hard times of the mid-20th century--and the signs of economic and cultural renaissance in the 1980s. Includes more than 300 illustrations, many in color. View more info

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An Account of the People Called Shakers

By: Brown, Thomas

Price: $40.00

Publisher: AMS Press: 1972

Seller ID: 2111147

ISBN: 0404084591

Condition: Near Fine


1972 Hard Cover. xii, 372 pp. An important early work on the Shakers first published in 1812. List of subscribers to the original edition precedes text. View more info

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Chronicles of an American Home: Hillside (Wyoming, New York) and Its Family: 1858-1928

By: Browne, Waldo R.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Middlebury, Historical Society: 1991

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2289268

ISBN: 1557870799

Condition: Very Good


1991 reissue of 1930 original. No jacket. Top page ridge lightly foxed, ink gift note on half-title page. xvi, 253 pp. This book chronicles a house called hillside in Wyoming, NY. Names that come up in various chapters include: Look, Avery, and Coonley. Rooms are described as they were used through 6-7 generations . Village Hall, the Fire Towert; and Presbyterian Church in Wyoming , NY are also discussed. Time period covered is 1858-1928. View more info

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Four Directions: New and Recollected Poems

By: Bruchac, Joseph

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Mongrel Empire Press: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2297703

ISBN: 0990320472

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author with inscription, For James, Keep Writing! Ink name on half-title page. 2015 Trade Paperback. 53 pp. In Joseph Bruchac's Four Directions, the Manitou tells the whale, I can change you / into an island of stone . . . you will not die / as the animals die / but wear slowly away / into waters / that love you. No transforming deity but one of our time's finest writers, Bruchac deeply and meaningfully renders the experience of bereavement and the experience of living our earthly destinies. The concluding poem, Season's End, beautifully evokes our human effort to come... View more info

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Little Crumbs for Little Chickens. Written for the Mass. S.S. Society, and Approved by the Committee of Publication

By: Bullard, Asa

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Massachusetts Sabbath School Society: 1865

Seller ID: 2098880

Condition: Fair


Corners rubbed with minor loss, binding shaken with several loose gatherings, several pages lightly soiled, a few pages with tears to bottom margin. 1865 Small Hard Cover. viii, 160 pp. An early educational picture book, which according to the preface is designed for very young children, and intended for use in Sunday school. View more info

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The Flavor of Honeoye Falls, 1838-1988

By: Bullock, Anne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Anne Bullock: 1988

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2295010

Condition: Very Good


Signed by author with inscription, Historian. 2/3/92. Warm regards. Creases along spine. 1988 Trade Paperback. 82 pp. This is a collection of articles of some historic nature; historical and architectural notes on homes and buildings in the Village of Honeoye Falls; Fires-big and small; some newspaper articles that sparked curiosity; Village Trivia; Civil War Letters; some biographical information; notes from old diaries; and some information gathered from talking with friends who are long time residents of this village and some dear old-timers who are getting fewer and fewer as time goes on. View more info

Image for The Williamsburg Art of Cookery  or  Accomplish'd Gentlewoman's Companion: Being a Collection of Upwards of Five Hundred of the Most Ancient & Approv'd Recipes in Virginia Cookery

The Williamsburg Art of Cookery or Accomplish'd Gentlewoman's Companion: Being a Collection of Upwards of Five Hundred of the Most Ancient & Approv'd Recipes in Virginia Cookery

By: Bullock, Helen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Colonial Williamsburg / The Dietz Press, Inc.: 1983

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2281353

ISBN: 0910412308

Condition: Near Fine


Includes belly band jacket. 1 inch closed tear along jacket spine, original CW receipts laid in. 1983 Hard Cover. viii, 276 pp. A modern collection of recipes released by Colonial Williamsburg, designed to emulate early American culinary publications. View more info

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The Williamsburg Art of Cookery or Accomplish'd Gentlewoman's Companion: Being a Collection of Upwards of Five Hundred of the Most Ancient & Approv'd Recipes in Virginia Cookery

By: Bullock, Helen

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Colonial Williamsburg / The Dietz Press, Inc.: 1983

Seller ID: 2286496

ISBN: 0910412308

Condition: Good


Jacket and spine lightly stained. 1983 Hard Cover. viii, 276 pp. A collection of recipes released by Colonial Williamsburg, selected from early American culinary publications. View more info

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The Williamsburg Art of Cookery or Accomplish'd Gentlewoman's Companion: Being a Collection of Upwards of Five Hundred of the Most Ancient & Approv'd Recipes in Virginia Cookery

By: Bullock, Helen

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Colonial Williamsburg / The Dietz Press, Inc.: 1992

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 2298083

ISBN: 0910412308

Condition: Near Fine


1992 facsimile of 1742 original. Light surface tear from sticker removal to spine of belly band. 276 pp. Includes belly band. A modern collection of recipes released by Colonial Williamsburg, designed to emulate early American culinary publications. View more info

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The Stranger & the Statesman: James Smithson, John Quincy Adams, and the Making of America's Greatest Museum: The Smithsonian

By: Burleigh, Nina

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Perennial: 2004

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2206032

ISBN: 0060002425

Condition: Near Fine


1st printing. A nice copy. 2004 Trade Paperback. 298 pp. In her illuminating and dramatic biography The Stranger and the Statesman, Nina Burleigh reveals a little-known slice of social and intellectual history in the life and times of the man responsible for the creation of the United States' principal cultural institution, the Smithsonian. It was one of the nineteenth century's greatest philanthropic gifts -- and one of its most puzzling mysteries. In 1829, a wealthy English naturalist named James Smithson left his library, mineral collection, and entire fortune to the United States of Ameri... View more info

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Initial Ithacans: Comprising Sketches and Portraits of the Forty-Four Presidents of the Village of Ithaca (1821 to 1888) and the First Eight Mayors of the City of Ithaca (1888 to 1903)

By: Burns, Thomas W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Press of the Ithaca Journal: 1904

Seller ID: 2297861

Condition: Good


Appears to have been rebound in red cloth (original printing was in wrappers). Boards lightly soiled, stain along bottom edge, five-inch by one-inch chip and five-inch tear to edge of rear free endpaper. 1904 Large Hardcover. 205 pp. Comprising Sketches and Portraits of the Forty-Four Presidents of the Village of Ithaca (1821 to 1888) and the First Eight Mayors of the City of Ithaca (1888 to 1903). View more info

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The Saga of Billy the Kid (The Star Series)

By: Burns, Walter Noble

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City Publishing Co., Inc.: 1926

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2205145

Condition: Very Good


No jacket, spine faintly toned. 1926 Hard Cover. 322 pp. First published in 1926, this entertaining and dramatic biography forever installed outlaw Billy the Kid in the pantheon of mythic heroes from the Old West and is still considered the single most influential portrait of Billy in this century. Saga focuses on the Kid's life and experiences in the bloody war between the Murphy-Dolan and Tunstall-McSween gangs in and around Lincoln, New Mexico, between 1878 and 1881. Burns paints the Kid as a boyish Robin Hood or romantic knight galvanized into a life of crime and killing by the war's vio... View more info

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Abraham Lincoln: Western Star over Connecticut

By: Burr, Nelson R.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Lithographics, Inc.: 1984

Seller ID: 2298347

Condition: Very Good


Sticker on rear wrapper, ink note on front wrapper verso. 1984 Soft Cover. vii, 85 pp. A history of Abraham Lincoln's visit to Connecticut. His train was scheduled to stop at 10:27 a.m. in Bridgeport, and he likely met with Republican leaders. He was entertained at the home of Mr. Frederick Wood at 67 Washington Avenue, and it is said that there he had his first experience with New England fried oysters, wrote Nelson R. Burr in Abraham Lincoln: Western Star Over Connecticut. Another tradition is that while he stayed in Bridgeport a little girl, Mary A. Curtis of Stratford, presented him with a... View more info

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The Yankee Scrimshanders

By: Burrows, Fredrika Alexander

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Sullwold: 1973

Seller ID: 2112429

Condition: Very Good


Light rubbing to wraps. 1973 Trade Paperback. 79 pp. A history of New England whaling and the related scrimshaw arts. View more info

Image for Burt's Illustrated Guide of the Connecticut Valley, Containing Descriptions of Mount Holyoke, Mount Mansfield, White Mountains, Lake Memphremagog, Lake Willoughby, Montreal, Quebec, &c.

Burt's Illustrated Guide of the Connecticut Valley, Containing Descriptions of Mount Holyoke, Mount Mansfield, White Mountains, Lake Memphremagog, Lake Willoughby, Montreal, Quebec, &c.

By: Burt, Henry M.

Price: $160.00

Publisher: New England Publishing Company: 1866

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2193803

Condition: Fair


Boards stained and warped, pages lightly stained throughout (does not obscure text), spine cocked, fold-out map preceding text included. A good candidate for rebinding. 1866 Hard Cover. vi, 235, [5] pp. 8vo. Two duotone color plates, engraved illustrations throughout. Fold-out map of Connecticut Valley precedes text. Includes early railroad timetables, accounts of towns, landscapes, railroads, churches, bridges, and other points of interest. Ads bound in following text. View more info

Image for Reports of Wm. A. Burt and Bela Hubbard, Esqs. on the Geography, Topography and Geology of the U.S. Surveys of the Mineral Region of the South Shore of Lake Superior, for 1845; Accompanied by a List of Working and Organized Mining Companies; a List of Mineral Locations; by Whom Made, and a Correct Map of the Mineral Region, Delineating the Township and Section Lines, and Their Connection with the Location Lines; and also, a Chart of Lake Superior, Reduced from the British Admiralty Survey.

Reports of Wm. A. Burt and Bela Hubbard, Esqs. on the Geography, Topography and Geology of the U.S. Surveys of the Mineral Region of the South Shore of Lake Superior, for 1845; Accompanied by a List of Working and Organized Mining Companies; a List of Mineral Locations; by Whom Made, and a Correct Map of the Mineral Region, Delineating the Township and Section Lines, and Their Connection with the Location Lines; and also, a Chart of Lake Superior, Reduced from the British Admiralty Survey.

By: Burt, Wm. A.; Hubbard, Bela; Houghton, J.; Bristol, T.W.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Charles Willcox: 1846

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2289843

Condition: Good


First edition. Presentation copy ('Silas H. Douglass, from the authors' in pencil on front endpaper). Lacks fold-out map. Binding loosening, 1 inch tear to spine head, custom spine label added by a previous owner, Western Reserve Historical Society bookplate on front endpaper. 1846 Small Hard Cover. 109, [1] pp. Howes B-1027: First investigation into Michigan's mineral wealth. Sabin 38676. View more info

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Native Cemeteries and Forms of Burial East of the Mississippi (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 71)

By: Bushnell, David I., Jr.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Government Printing Office: 1920

Seller ID: 2292346

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Bookplate on front free endpaper, ink name on title page. 1920 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Includes black-and-white illustrations and plates. In the journals of many explorers and missionaries who traversed the great wilderness east of the Mississippi when it was yet the home of native tribes are references to the burial customs of the people with whom they came in contact. Villages were widely dispersed throughout the land, and often the places of burial were near by, differing in distant parts of the country, conforming with the manners of the tribe b... View more info

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O.L. Butcher's Trapping Supplies, Season 1939-40

By: Butcher, O.L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: O.L. Butcher: 1940

Seller ID: 2208478

Condition: Very Good


Original order envelope laid in. Light stains to wrappers and pages. 1940 Stapled Binding. 18 pp. Butcher was inducted into the National Trappers Association Hall of fame in 1993. Topics include the history of O.L. Butcher's animal lures, prices and descriptions of O.L. Butcher's animal lures, traps and snares, trappers' equipment such as axes, knives, trowels, and tags, snowshoes, and more. KEYWORDS: OL O L BUTCHER TRAPPING SUPPLIES TRAPPERS ANIMALS SPORTS ENTERTAINMENT HUNTING AMERICANA REFERENCE View more info

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Washington Irving's Sunnyside

By: Butler, Joseph T.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Sleepy Hollow Restorations: 1968

Seller ID: 2267203

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. 1968 Stapled Binding. We have more books available by this author!. 32 pp. Sunnyside (1835) is an historic house on 10 acres (4 ha) along the Hudson River, in Tarrytown, New York. It was the home of the noted American author Washington Irving, best known for his short stories, such as Rip Van Winkle (1819) and The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (1820). This cottage-like estate, designated a National Historic Landmark in 1962,[4] reflects Dutch Colonial Revival, Scottish Gothic, and Tudor Revival influences,[5] with its instantly recognizable wisteria-covered entrance and jagged crow-step... View more info

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A Sleepy Hollow Restorations Portfolio

By: Butler, Joseph T.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Antiques Magazine: 1958

Seller ID: 2267984

Condition: Very Good


No publisher date (circa mid-1900's), creased across middle, faint smudge to rear wrapper. 1958 Stapled Binding. We have more books available by this author!. Unpaginated. Reprinted from Antiques Magazine. CONTENTS: The Family Furniture at Van Cortlandt Manor; Chinese Porcelain Figures of Westerners; American Mid-Victorian Outdoor Furniture; A Case Study in Nineteenth-Century Color: Redecorating at Sunnyside; History in Houses: Sunnyside at Tarrytown, New York. Includes black-and-white illustrations. View more info

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An Account of the Late Revolution in New-England. Together with the Declaration of the Gentlemen, Merchants, and Inhabitants of Boston, and the Country Adjacent. April 18. 1689. (Sabin's Reprints, Quarto Series. No. I. [1])

By: Byfield, Nathaniel

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Reprinted for Joseph Sabin: 1865

Seller ID: 2007785

Condition: Good


Former library copy (Lowell City Library), usual marks. Binding edge corners of pages lightly stained. 1865 Hard Cover. 26, [1] pp. 4to. 8 3/4 x 7 1/8. Rubricated title page, laid paper. 1865 reissue of 1689 original. Numerous blanks follow text. Sabin 9709: Edition, 250 copies, of which 50 are on large paper. No colophon or other indication of limitation. An account of the uprising in Boston against Sir Edmund Andros, governor of the Dominion of New England, who promoted the Church of England and enacted several pieces of legislation that angered the Puritans. View more info

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Soldiers of the Plain

By: Byrne, P.E. [Patrick Edward]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Minton, Balch & Company: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2281081

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Very good in good jacket. Ink name and date on front endpaper, tiny internal chip from front joint, minor tears and loss from jacket corners, dime-sized spot on front jacket corner. 1926 Hard Cover. xi, [1], 260 pp. 8vo. An account of the Border Wars in the American West during the 19th century, with specific focus on the Native Americans and their skill as soldiers. Published on the 50th anniversary of Custer's defeat at Little Big Horn, this volume includes a detailed account of Custer's campaign, the killing of Crazy Horse, and Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce's retreat. View more info

The George Washington Collection: Fine and Decorative Arts at Mount Vernon

By: Cadou, Carol Borchert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Mount Vernon Ladies' Association / Hudson Hills Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2299939

ISBN: 1555952682

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author with inscription, For Carol--A fellow explorer of American history--with the hope that this window into George Washington inspires your continual good wishes--All best wishes, Carol B. Cadou. Page ridge faintly foxed, ink gift note on front free endpaper verso. 2006 Large Hardcover. 303 pp. Mount Vernon, George Washington's private residence for more than forty years, is one of the most recogniz-able great homes in the United States and one of the nation's first efforts in historic preservation. The George Washington Collection: Fine and Decorative Arts at Mount... View more info

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Art in Nature: The Clark Inside And Out

By: Cahill, Timothy

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute: 2005

Seller ID: 2295924

ISBN: 0931102634

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. 2005 Large Softcover. 123 pp. Surrounded by 140 acres of expansive lawns, meadows, and walking trails in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts, the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute is home to exceptional collections of European and American painting and sculpture, master prints and drawings, English silver and porcelain, and early photographs. Published on the occasion of the Clark’s 50th anniversary, this handsome book combines beautiful images with engaging narrative to capture the unique experience of “art in nature” that has made the Clark one of the coun... View more info

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Yesterdays in Little Old New York

By: Callender, James H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dorland Press: 1929

Seller ID: 1877812

Condition: Very Good


Lightly rubbed, faint stain on top margin of last few pages. 1929 Hard Cover. 298 pp. Original bonded leather boards, gilt titles, with two bars of Auld Lang Syne on the front board along with an illustration of a man in a tophat. A history of New York State from the time of Henry Hudson through the mid-19th century, with numerous illustrations throughout. View more info

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The Book of the Camp Fire Girls

By: Camp Fire Girls

Price: $25.00

Publisher: National Headquarters: 1914

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 2276288

Condition: Fair


Fifth revised edition. Rear wrapper and base of spine absent, edges rubbed, corners creased, ink name on front wrapper. 1914 Trade Paperback. 80, [46] pp. Dozens of black-and-white photographs follow text. Camp Fire USA, originally Camp Fire Girls of America, is a nationwide American youth organization that began in 1910. The organization has been co-ed since 1975 and welcomes youth from pre-kindergarten through age 21. Camp Fire was the first nonsectarian, multicultural organization for girls in America. Its programs emphasize camping and other outdoor activities for youth.... View more info

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A Journey through the Genesee Country, Finger Lakes Region and Mohawk Valley from Patrick Campbell's Travels in the Interior Inhabited Parts of North America in the Years 1791 and 1792.

By: Campbell, Patrick; Clune, Henry W. (Introduction); Volz, Robert L. (Preface)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Friends of The University of Rochester Libraries: 1978

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 1982428

Condition: Near Fine


Includes publisher's slipcase. Slipcase faintly soiled. 1978 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 17, [71] pp. Hardcover in publisher's slipcase with marbled paper label, gilt titles. Maps on endpapers. Introduction by Henry W. Clune and preface by Robert L. Volz written specially for this edition. Frontispiece of author, two copper plate engravings. 1978 lithographed facsimile of 1793 original - Sabin 10264: a curious and entertaining book. 'The author set out from the Highlands of Scotland, with the intention to explore the interior inhabited parts of North America, atte... View more info

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A Journey through the Genesee Country, Finger Lakes Region and Mohawk Valley from Patrick Campbell's Travels in the Interior Inhabited Parts of North America in the Years 1791 and 1792

By: Campbell, Patrick; Clune, Henry W. (Introduction); Volz, Robert L. (Preface)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Friends of The University of Rochester Libraries: 1978

Seller ID: 2196603

Condition: Near Fine


Includes slipcase. No jacket. 1978 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 17, [71] pp. Hardcover in publisher's slipcase with marbled paper label, gilt titles. Maps on endpapers. Introduction by Henry W. Clune and preface by Robert L. Volz written specially for this edition. Frontispiece of author, two copper plate engravings. 1978 lithographed facsimile of 1793 original - Sabin 10264: a curious and entertaining book. 'The author set out from the Highlands of Scotland, with the intention to explore the interior inhabited parts of North America, attended with an old faithful ... View more info

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A Journey through the Genesee Country, Finger Lakes Region and Mohawk Valley from Patrick Campbell's Travels in the Interior Inhabited Parts of North America in the Years 1791 and 1792

By: Campbell, Patrick; Clune, Henry W.; Volz, Robert L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Friends of The University of Rochester Libraries: 1978

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2299157

Condition: Near Fine


Includes publisher's slipcase. 1978 Hard Cover. 17, [71] pp. Hardcover in publisher's slipcase with marbled paper label, gilt titles. Maps on endpapers. Introduction by Henry W. Clune and preface by Robert L. Volz written specially for this edition. Frontispiece of author, two copper plate engravings. 1978 lithographed facsimile of 1793 original - Sabin 10264: a curious and entertaining book. 'The author set out from the Highlands of Scotland, with the intention to explore the interior inhabited parts of North America, attended with an old faithful servant, a dog and gun, only, as he travelled... View more info