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History of the Indian Tribes of North America with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs...in Three Volumes, Volumes I, II, and III by  James Hall Thomas L. McKenney - Hardcover - 1948 - from The Old Sage Bookshop (SKU: 097534)

History of the Indian Tribes of North America with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs...in Three Volumes, Volumes I, II, and III

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History of the Indian Tribes of North America with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs...in Three Volumes, Volumes I, II, and III

by Thomas L. McKenney, James Hall

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  • Hardcover
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J. T. Bowen, 1948. Book. Very Good. Full-Leather. 48mo - over 3 - 4" tall. Three dark-green levant-morocco leather hardcovers with gilt lettering and decorations to binding (name of C.S. Jenkins on front of each volume); beveled edges; gilt dentelles; all edges gilt; all 120 chromolithograph plates and pages are present. Volume 1 with copyright date 1848; volume 2 is 1849; volume 3 is 1850. Very good condition: light wear to binding, mostly loss of color to some spine tips; straight and tight, although the paper over a couple of inner hinges is cracked but they are holding very well; slight sparse spotting to pages and plates, most are superb condition; one plate (Shau-hau-napo-tinia, an Ioway Chief, in Volume III) has a strip of toning and minor chipping to fore edge. Not available for international shipping. May require extra for shipping..

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The Old Sage Bookshop US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
097534
Title
History of the Indian Tribes of North America with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs...in Three Volumes, Volumes I, II, and III
Author
Thomas L. McKenney, James Hall
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
J. T. Bowen
Date published
1948
Keywords
History of the Indian Tribes of North America with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs...in Three Volumes, Volumes I, II, and III
Size
48mo - over 3 - 4" tall
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