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Summary, Historical and Political, of the First Planting, Progressive Improvements, and Present State of the British Settlements in Morth America . 2 Volumes

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Book #98644
Author: Douglass, William
Publisher: "Privately Printed"
Publish location: London
Year published: 1755
Description: First London edition with original folding map titled: "North America from the French of Mr. D'Anville Improved with the Back Settlements of Virginia and Course of Ohio Illustrated with Geographical and Historical Remarks. Two volumes, 8vo. full contemporary calf, 5 raised bands, leather labels, iv, 568; v, 416pp. Map has 4" tear where it is attached with no loss, Spine extremeties and corners moderately worn, gilt spines rubbed, hinges moderately cracked but bindings secure, handwritten note pasted in at back of vol. 1. Very Good set in contemporary bindings with the rare map.
Book condition: Very Good
Binding: Leather Bound
Size: 8vo
Price: $2,750.00

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