American Antiquities and Discoveries in the West. Josiah Priest.

American Antiquities and Discoveries in the West

Albany: Hoffman & White, 1834. Second edition. Leather bound. 400pp. Octavo [22 cm] Original full leather boards. New leather spine professionally done. Leather spine label. Good. General wear and rubbing to the surfaces and extremities. Missing a folding frontispiece depicting Indian relics. With black and white illustrations; one black and white plate and one folding map. The map is torn in half. The pages are foxed. A previous owner's ink stamps, blind stamp, and paper label on the front and rear free endsheets and flyleaves. Contemporary owner's name written on the top of the title page with a date of 1836. Pp. 275-280 have small open tears in the top margins. Flake/Draper 6755. Howes P592. Sabin 65484. Item #35523

Subjects include Ruins of a Roman Fort at Marietta, Discoveries on the Muskingum, A Catacomb of Mummies found in Kentucky, Origin of Fire-Worship, Great Stone Calendar of the Mexicans and more.

Price: $200.00

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