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Narrative of a Five Years’ Expedition Against the Revolted Negroes of Surinam

by Stedman, John Gabriel; van Lier, Rudolf (intro)

Condition: Fine in Near Fine Slipcase.

Barre, VT: Imprint Society, 1971. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Fine in Near Fine Slipcase.. Tight, bright, and unmarred. Slipcase shows very minor shelf/edge wear. Quarterbound, blue cloth boards, marbled paper boards, cream spine labels, black ink letttering, fold-out plates; slipcase in blue cloth and marbled boards. 4to. xxvii, 220pp; -480pp. Illus. (b/w plates). Limited numbered edition, this being 908 of 1950 copies.

Signed by Rudolf van Lier. Includes eighty plates and maps. A very handsome copy of this edition.

  • Bookseller: Lux Mentis, Booksellers US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 7025
  • Title: Narrative of a Five Years’ Expedition Against the Revolted Negroes of Surinam
  • Author: Stedman, John Gabriel; van Lier, Rudolf (intro)
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine in Near Fine Slipcase.
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Limited Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Imprint Society
  • Place: Barre, VT
  • Date published: 1971
  • Keywords: newyork2011; 20sfbookfair11


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