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A Map of the British Empire in America with the French and Spanish settlements adjacent thereto

A Map of the British Empire in America with the French and Spanish settlements adjacent thereto by POPPLE, Henry (d.1743)

London: "Engrav'd by Willm. Henry Toms", 1735. Folio. (20 1/2 x 15 inches). Engraved map by William Henry Toms, w...

$225,000.00
A New American Atlas containing Maps of the Several States of the North American Union, projected and drawn on a uniform scale from documents found in public offices of the United States and State Governments, and other original and authentic information by Henry S. Tanner

A New American Atlas containing Maps of the Several States of the North American Union, projected and drawn on a uniform scale from documents found in public offices of the United States and State Governments, and other original and authentic information by Henry S. Tanner by TANNER, H.[enry] S.[chenck] (1786-1858)

Philadelphia: H.S. Tanner, 1825. Folio. (23 1/2 x 16 1/2 inches). Letterpress half-title, 1p. index and 18pp. text. Engraved ti...

$85,000.00
[Hariot's Virginia]  Admiranda narratio fida tamen, de commodis et incolarum ritibus Virginiae ... Anglico scripta sermone, a Thoma Hariot

[Hariot's Virginia] Admiranda narratio fida tamen, de commodis et incolarum ritibus Virginiae ... Anglico scripta sermone, a Thoma Hariot by HARIOT, Thomas, [and John WHITE]. - Theodor DE BRY and Johann Theodor DE BRY

Frankfurt: Typis Johannis Wecheli, Sumtibus vero Johannis-Theodori de Bry, 1608. Folio. (13 1/4 x 9 inches). Collation: a4, b6,...

$75,000.00
Brevis Narratio eorum quae in florida Americae provi[n]cia Gallis acciderunt ... quae est seconda pars Americae

Brevis Narratio eorum quae in florida Americae provi[n]cia Gallis acciderunt ... quae est seconda pars Americae by LE MOYNE, Jacques (c.1533-1588). - Theodor DE BRY

Frankfurt: Theodor De Bry, 1591. Folio. (13 1/2 x 9 5/8 inches). Engraved title, engraved section title, folding engraved map &...

$60,000.00
Panorama of San Francisco from California St. Hill

Panorama of San Francisco from California St. Hill by MUYBRIDGE, Eadweard James (1830-1904)

[San Francisco]: Morse's Gallery, 1877. Folding albumen photographic panorama mounted on eleven panels, (7½ x 87&fra...

$48,000.00
History of the Expedition Under the Command of Captains Lewis and Clark, to the Sources of the Missouri, Thence Across the Rocky Mountains and Down the River Columbia to the Pacific Ocean. Performed During the Years 1804-5-6

History of the Expedition Under the Command of Captains Lewis and Clark, to the Sources of the Missouri, Thence Across the Rocky Mountains and Down the River Columbia to the Pacific Ocean. Performed During the Years 1804-5-6 by Lewis, Meriwether (1774-1809) and Clark, William (1770-1838)

Philadelphia: Bradford and Inskeep, 1814. First Edition. Full-Leather. Two volumes, octavo (8 1/2" x 5 1/2"); xxviii[...

$27,500.00
RIGHTS OF MAN. Bound with; RIGHTS OF MAN; PART THE SECOND. Combining Principle and Practice.

RIGHTS OF MAN. Bound with; RIGHTS OF MAN; PART THE SECOND. Combining Principle and Practice. by PAINE. THOMAS

J. S. Jordan. London. 1791 & 92. FIRST EDITION of the second part, Fourth edition of the first. Two works in one volume. Sm...

£18,750.00
History of the Indian Tribes of North America

History of the Indian Tribes of North America by MCKENNEY, Thomas Loraine (1785-1859) and James HALL (1793-1868)

Philadelphia: T.K. & P.G. Collins for D. Rice & A. N. Hart, 1855. 3 volumes, 8vo. (10 1/4 x 6 3/4 inches). 120 hand-col...

$22,500.00
Histoire Et Description Générale De La Nouvelle France, Avec Le Journal Historique d'un Voyage fait par ordre du Roi dans l'Amérique Septentrionale

Histoire Et Description Générale De La Nouvelle France, Avec Le Journal Historique d'un Voyage fait par ordre du Roi dans l'Amérique Septentrionale by CHARLEVOIX, P[ierre François Xavier] De [1682- 1761]

Paris: Rolin Fils, 1744. First Edition. The product of twenty years research and reflection, based on personal observation and ...

$19,980.00
The Writings of Henry David Thoreau

The Writings of Henry David Thoreau by Thoreau, Henry David

Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, 1906. First edition thus, the "Manuscript Edition," 1/600 numbered sets, "signed&q...

$18,750.00
UNIQUE ALBUM OF LIZZIE HART from NEW ORLEANS mid 1880s

UNIQUE ALBUM OF LIZZIE HART from NEW ORLEANS mid 1880s by LIZZIE HART

N/A: Private, 1880. Book. Good. Hardcover. Private Copy. 5 ½ x 8 ½. TITLE: UNIQUE ALBUM OF LIZZIE HART from NEW OR...

$15,500.00
New Voyages To North-America. Containing An Account of the several Nations of that vast Continent...A Geographical Description of Canada, and a Natural History of the Country

New Voyages To North-America. Containing An Account of the several Nations of that vast Continent...A Geographical Description of Canada, and a Natural History of the Country by LAHONTAN, [Louis Armand de Lom d’Arce], Baron de [1666-1716]

London: Printed for H.Bonwicke, T.Goodwin, M.Wotton, B.Tooke, and S.Manship, 1703. First Edition of the English Translation. La...

$10,980.00
Celebration of the one hundreth anniversary of the founding of Brown University, September 6th, 1864.

Celebration of the one hundreth anniversary of the founding of Brown University, September 6th, 1864. by Brown University

Providence: Sidney S. Rider & Bro., 1865. 4to (26.5 cm; 10.25"). [4] ff., 178 pp., [1] f. An extra-illustrated copy. No...

$10,000.00
REPORTS OF EXPLORATIONS AND SURVEYS to Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economical  Route for a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. The Pacific Railroad Survey

REPORTS OF EXPLORATIONS AND SURVEYS to Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route for a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. The Pacific Railroad Survey by Davis, Jefferson; Secretary of War & Humphreys, A. A

Washington; 1855-1861: Government Printing Office. First Edition. Hard Cover. Quarto, 12 volumes in 13, uniform bindings of con...

$9,800.00



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