viaLibri Requires Cookies CLICK HERE TO HIDE THIS NOTICE

Recently found by viaLibri....

Travels Through North and South Carolina - Bartram, William - 1792. [1229419]
London: Reprinted for J. Johnson, 1792. First English Edition. Leather bound. Good +. 8vo. [1], xxiv, 520pp., [11]pp index, direction to binders page, [1]. Frontispiece engraving of Mico Chlucco. Illustrated with 7 plates (one folding) and one folding map. Marbled leather boards bordered in gilt. Darkened spine has gilt lines with black leather title label on spine. Restored. Outer joints and inner hinges repaired. (Boards were probably detached at one point). Leather on spine stabilized. Original end sheets with the armorial book plate of James Brodie of Brodie, Esq. (a Scottish politician and Botanist 1744-1824) on front paste down. Interior contents in fine condition. First U.K. edition after the Philadelphia 1791 first edition. Bartram's classic account of southern natural history, native Americans and exploration in the southeastern states during the American Revolution period. Howes B 223; Field 94; Sabin 3870; Clark I 197; De Renne Vol. 1 p. 254.
      [Bookseller: Americana Books ABAA]
Last Found On: 2016-10-16           Check availability:      IOBABooks    


Browse more rare books from the year 1792

      Home     Wants Manager     Library Search     562 Years   Links     Contact      Search Help      Terms of Service     

Copyright © 2016 viaLibri™ Limited. All rights reserved.