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PRINTED & MANUSCRIPT AMERICANA; LATIN AMERICANA

by Swann Auction Galleries

Platinum House

408 lots | 175 with images

September 17, 2009

Live Auction

104 East 25th Street

New York, NY, 10010 USA

Phone: 212.254.4710

Fax: 212 979 1017

Email: swann@swanngalleries.com

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ADAMS, JOHN. A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America.

Lot 1: ADAMS, JOHN. A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America.

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Description: ADAMS, JOHN. A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America. Frontispiece portrait. 3 volumes. 12mo, contemporary calf, needs rebinding. Third edition. Howes A60; Evans 31689-31691. Philadelphia, 1797

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Lot 2: (ALMANACS.) Group of 5 early almanacs.

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Description: (ALMANACS.) Group of 5 early almanacs. Various sizes and conditions; each stitched with self-wrappers; library release stamps on final pages. (JCB) Vp, 1754-87

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ALVAREZ, FRANCISCO. Noticia del Establicimiento y Poblacion de las Colonias Inglesas en la America Septentrional.

Lot 3: ALVAREZ, FRANCISCO. Noticia del Establicimiento y Poblacion de las Colonias Inglesas en la America Septentrional.

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Description: ALVAREZ, FRANCISCO. Noticia del Establicimiento y Poblacion de las Colonias Inglesas en la America Septentrional. Small 4to, later vellum; minor browning; bookplate of Alberto Parreño on front pastedown. Madrid, 1778

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Lot 4: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Bourke, John G. The Snake-Dance of the Moquis of Arizona.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Bourke, John G. The Snake-Dance of the Moquis of Arizona. 32 lithographic plates (some in color), other illustrations in text. 8vo, publisher's gilt pictorial cloth, minor wear; front hinge split, a few early leaves coming loose. First edition, New York issue. Graff 368; Howes B655. New York, 1884

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Lot 5: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Eastman, Mary H. The American Aboriginal Portfolio.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Eastman, Mary H. The American Aboriginal Portfolio. Engraved additional title, 26 engraved plates by the author's husband Seth Eastman. 4to, publisher's cloth gilt, moderate wear, stain and catalogue number on front cover; moderate foxing; library bookplates on endpapers and embossed stamp on title page. Howes E17; Sabin 21682; Wagner-Camp 222c. Philadelphia, [1853]

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Lot 6: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Eastman, Mary H. Chicóra and other Regions of the Conquerors and the Conquered.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Eastman, Mary H. Chicóra and other Regions of the Conquerors and the Conquered. 21 plates by the author's husband Seth Eastman. 4to, modern cloth, minor wear; minor foxing. Howes E18; Sabin 21684; Wagner-Camp 238a:1. Philadelphia, 1854

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(AMERICAN INDIANS.) McKenney, Thomas L.; and James Hall. History of the Indian Tribes of North America.

Lot 7: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) McKenney, Thomas L.; and James Hall. History of the Indian Tribes of North America.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) McKenney, Thomas L.; and James Hall. History of the Indian Tribes of North America. 121 hand-colored lithographic plates, including dedication to Washington. 3 volumes. Large 8vo, contemporary morocco gilt, moderate wear at extremities; front hinges just starting, intermittent foxing but plates generally quite fresh; early owner's inscriptions on front endpapers. Philadelphia, 1848-50

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Lot 8: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) [Edwards, William P.?] Narrative of the Capture and Providential Escape of Misses Frances and Almira Hall

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) [Edwards, William P.?] Narrative of the Capture and Providential Escape of Misses Frances and Almira Hall . . . who were Taken Prisoners by the Savages. Frontispiece and pages [3]-24 as issued. 8vo, stitched; uncut, foxed, ink stain on last 2 leaves not affecting text. Howes H61; this edition not in Sabin or Newberry Narratives of Captivity. Np, 1833

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Lot 9: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) [Heckewelder, John.] Transactions of the Historical & Literary Committee of the American Philosophical Society.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) [Heckewelder, John.] Transactions of the Historical & Literary Committee of the American Philosophical Society. Volume I. 8vo, contemporary boards, worn; minor foxing; discreet library release stamp on final page. (JCB) Philadelphia, 1819

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(AMERICAN INDIANS.) Schoolcraft, Henry R. Historical and Statistical Information Respecting the History, Condition and Prospects

Lot 10: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Schoolcraft, Henry R. Historical and Statistical Information Respecting the History, Condition and Prospects

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Schoolcraft, Henry R. Historical and Statistical Information Respecting the History, Condition and Prospects of the Indian Tribes of the United States. 251 maps and plates, some hand-colored, other illustrations in text. 5 (of 6) volumes, lacking volume 2. 4to, uniform early 1/2 morocco, moderate wear at extremities, joints just starting, publisher's gilt pictorial cloth cover and backstrip bound into pastedowns; a few map plates slightly cropped; inked library stamps on title pages or flyleaves. With all half-titles and engraved additional titles. Philadelphia, 1851, 1853, 1854, 1855, 1857

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Lot 11: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Lafitau, Joseph Francois. De Zeden der Wilden van Amerika.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Lafitau, Joseph Francois. De Zeden der Wilden van Amerika. 39 (of 42) engraved plates. [58], 555 (for 560) pages. 2 volumes in one. 4to, 1/2 calf, worn, front cover detached; minor dampstaining. Collates with 1731 Dutch first edition rather than 1751 edition. Amsterdam, 1751

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Lot 12: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) [Whitaker, Nathaniel.] A Brief Narrative of the Indian Charity-School, in Lebanon in Connecticut, New England.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) [Whitaker, Nathaniel.] A Brief Narrative of the Indian Charity-School, in Lebanon in Connecticut, New England. 48 pages. 8vo, stitched, self-wrappers; slight chipping on title and final pages. London, 1766

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(AMERICAN INDIANS.) Archive of 3 letters from Cheyenne veterans of the Battle of Little Big Horn.

Lot 13: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Archive of 3 letters from Cheyenne veterans of the Battle of Little Big Horn.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Archive of 3 letters from Cheyenne veterans of the Battle of Little Big Horn. Various sizes and conditions as described. Kirby, MT, 1925 and nd

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Lot 14: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Group of 4 paintings of McKenney-Hall lithographs.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Group of 4 paintings of McKenney-Hall lithographs. Ink and watercolor on paper, each about 16 x 12 inches with a horizontal center crease, matted and framed. Most not examined outside of frame. Np, nd

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Lot 15: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Group of 6 books on Indians and the West.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Group of 6 books on Indians and the West. Various sizes, bindings, and conditions. Vp, 1856-1964

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(AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Rinehart, Frank A. Afraid of Eagle, Sioux.

Lot 16: (AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Rinehart, Frank A. Afraid of Eagle, Sioux.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Rinehart, Frank A. Afraid of Eagle, Sioux. Platinum print, 9 x 7 inches; upper corners cropped and faint crease along right edge, not affecting image. Omaha, NE, 1898

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(AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Rinehart, Frank A. Chief Goes to War (Sioux).

Lot 17: (AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Rinehart, Frank A. Chief Goes to War (Sioux).

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Rinehart, Frank A. Chief Goes to War (Sioux). Silver print, 9 x 7 inches, on early card mount. Omaha, NE, 1898

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(AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Group of 3 early photographs.

Lot 18: (AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Group of 3 early photographs.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Group of 3 early photographs. Various sizes and conditions. Vp, circa 1880-1912

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(AMERICAN INDIANS--PRINTS.) Chasse aux Buffles--Indiens de l'Amerique du Nord.

Lot 19: (AMERICAN INDIANS--PRINTS.) Chasse aux Buffles--Indiens de l'Amerique du Nord.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS--PRINTS.) Chasse aux Buffles--Indiens de l'Amerique du Nord. Hand-colored lithograph on cotton cloth, 35 x 47 inches; creases, a few rusty tack holes, minor discoloration. London: Working Men's Educational Union, 28 Paternoster Row, circa 1873

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(AMERICAN INDIANS--PRINTS.) Traineau attélé de Chiens--Missionaire Retour.

Lot 20: (AMERICAN INDIANS--PRINTS.) Traineau attélé de Chiens--Missionaire Retour.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS--PRINTS.) Traineau attélé de Chiens--Missionaire Retour. Hand-colored lithograph on cotton cloth, 35 x 47 inches; creases, a few rusty tack holes, minor discoloration. London: Working Men's Educational Union, 27 Paternoster Square, circa 1876

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Lot 21: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Carlyle, Alexander]. The Justice and Necessity of the War with our American Colonies [Examined].

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Carlyle, Alexander]. The Justice and Necessity of the War with our American Colonies [Examined]. 8vo, later 1/4 calf, minor wear; lacks title page and ad leaf; inked John Carter Brown stamp on first page, and his bookplate on front pastedown with release stamp. Adams, American Controversy 77-24; Sabin 10931. (JCB) [Edinburgh, 1777]

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Lot 22: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) A Continuation of the Proceedings of the House of Representatives of . . . Massachusetts-Bay,

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) A Continuation of the Proceedings of the House of Representatives of . . . Massachusetts-Bay, Relative to . . . Keeping the General Assembly at Harvard-College. 8vo, modern 1/4 calf; foxing; library release stamp on final blank. (JCB) Boston, 1770

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Dickinson, John]. An Essay on the Constitutional Power of Great-Britain over the Colonies in America.

Lot 23: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Dickinson, John]. An Essay on the Constitutional Power of Great-Britain over the Colonies in America.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Dickinson, John]. An Essay on the Constitutional Power of Great-Britain over the Colonies in America. 8vo, later 1/2 calf, minor wear; hinges starting, minor foxing; John Carter Brown inked stamp on verso of title page and his bookplate on front pastedown. (JCB) Philadelphia, 1774

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Hodgson, John; reporter. The Trial of William Wemms . . . for the Murder of Crispus Attucks . . .

Lot 24: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Hodgson, John; reporter. The Trial of William Wemms . . . for the Murder of Crispus Attucks . . .

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Hodgson, John; reporter. The Trial of William Wemms . . . for the Murder of Crispus Attucks . . . 8vo, disbound, backstrip split; browned, title page chipped with archival repair, 4 leaves torn clean across, other short tears, lacks final leaf and bottom third of penultimate leaf; early owner's inscription on title page. Boston, 1770

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Lot 25: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Journals of Congress, Containing the Proceedings from January 1, 1779, to January 1, 1780.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Journals of Congress, Containing the Proceedings from January 1, 1779, to January 1, 1780. 8vo, contemporary calf, moderate wear; dampstaining, title page soiled and defective at inner margin. Evans 17766. Philadelphia, 1782

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Lot 26: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Lee, Charles?] Strictures on a Pamphlet, Intituled "A Friendly Address to all Reasonable Americans."

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Lee, Charles?] Strictures on a Pamphlet, Intituled "A Friendly Address to all Reasonable Americans." 8vo, stitched; small defects on last two leaves slightly affecting text; early owners' inscriptions by Josiah Chandler and Sam White, discreet library release stamp on last page. (JCB) Providence, 1775

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Lot 27: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Parker, Thomas?] An Argument in Defence of the Exclusive Right Claimed by the Colonies to Tax Themselves.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Parker, Thomas?] An Argument in Defence of the Exclusive Right Claimed by the Colonies to Tax Themselves. 8vo, later 1/4 calf, rubbed; lacks half-title and 2 leaves of publisher's ads; D3 lacks corner with loss of several words; John Carter Brown inked stamp on verso of title page, and his bookplate on front pastedown with release stamp. Adams, American Controversy 74-5; Howes A305; Sabin 1968. (JCB) London, 1774

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Lot 28: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Price, Richard. Three tracts on civil liberty.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Price, Richard. Three tracts on civil liberty. 3 volumes in one. 8vo, modern 1/2 calf; library bookplate and release stamp on front pastedown. (JCB) London, 1776-78

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Lot 29: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Rokeby, Matthew Robinson-Morris, 2d Baron of.] A Further Examination of our Present American Measures.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Rokeby, Matthew Robinson-Morris, 2d Baron of.] A Further Examination of our Present American Measures. 8vo, disbound; lacks half-title, uncut, early inscription on title page. (JCB) Bath, England, 1776

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Steuben, Friedrich Wilhelm von. Regulations for the Order . . . of the Troops of the United States.  1782

Lot 30: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Steuben, Friedrich Wilhelm von. Regulations for the Order . . . of the Troops of the United States. 1782

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Steuben, Friedrich Wilhelm von. Regulations for the Order and Discipline of the Troops of the United States. Part I (all published). 8 folding plates, some separations at folds, plates I and VII defective. 138, [6] pages. 12mo, contemporary calf, worn; lacks front free endpaper, browned and foxed; early owner's inscriptions on title page and rear endpapers. Hartford, [1782]

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Tarleton, Banastre. A History of the Campaigns of 1780 and 1781,

Lot 31: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Tarleton, Banastre. A History of the Campaigns of 1780 and 1781,

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Tarleton, Banastre. A History of the Campaigns of 1780 and 1781, in the Southern Provinces of North America. 5 maps (3 folding), all with hand-colored troop movements, short tears in first map. 4to, contemporary 1/2 calf, moderate wear, tastefully rebacked with original spine label laid down; title page possibly supplied from another copy, with short repaired tear, intermittent dampstaining, lacks the usual ad leaf; 1879 Quaritch inscription and later owner's inscription on front pastedown. London, 1787

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) The Testimony of the People Called Quakers, Given Forth by a Meeting . . . in Pennsylvania and New-Jersey.

Lot 32: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) The Testimony of the People Called Quakers, Given Forth by a Meeting . . . in Pennsylvania and New-Jersey.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) The Testimony of the People Called Quakers, Given Forth by a Meeting . . . in Pennsylvania and New-Jersey. Broadside, 13 x 8 inches; silked, wear at folds affecting a few letters; discreet library release stamp on verso. (JCB) [Philadelphia, 1775]

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Wilson, Benjamin; artist and etcher.] The Repeal, or the Funeral Procession of Miss Americ-Stamp.

Lot 33: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Wilson, Benjamin; artist and etcher.] The Repeal, or the Funeral Procession of Miss Americ-Stamp.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Wilson, Benjamin; artist and etcher.] The Repeal, or the Funeral Procession of Miss Americ-Stamp. Etching, 10 x 14 inches; laid down on heavy paper, trimmed within plate mark, minor browning near margins. [London, 1766?]

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--CONNECTICUT.) Group of 50 pay orders for Connecticut regiments.

Lot 34: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--CONNECTICUT.) Group of 50 pay orders for Connecticut regiments.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--CONNECTICUT.) Group of 50 pay orders for Connecticut regiments. 50 leaves, various sizes and conditions, some printed forms and some manuscript orders, each signed by one or more members of the Pay-Table Committee, most countersigned by an auditor, and some endorsed on verso by recipients. Hartford and np, 1775-82

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--NEW JERSEY.) Riker, John Berrien. Autograph letter by a recently captured American prisoner.

Lot 35: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--NEW JERSEY.) Riker, John Berrien. Autograph letter by a recently captured American prisoner.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--NEW JERSEY.) Riker, John Berrien. Autograph letter by a recently captured American prisoner. 2 pages, 7 1/2 x 6 inches, plus address panel on one leaf; fairly worn but complete and legible. New York, 31 October 1779

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Lot 36: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--RHODE ISLAND.) An Act in Addition to . . . "An Act for the Relief of Persons of Tender Consciences,

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--RHODE ISLAND.) An Act in Addition to . . . "An Act for the Relief of Persons of Tender Consciences, and for Preventing Their Being Burthened with Military Duty." Broadside, 14 x 8 1/2 inches; silked, quite worn with partial loss of several letters, scattered early marginalia; addressed on verso to town clerk of East Greenwich; library release stamp on verso. (JCB) [Providence, 1777]

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(ANTARCTICA.) An Exploring Expedition on the Canal Street Plan / The Exploring Expedition at the South Pole, Waiting for Stores.

Lot 37: (ANTARCTICA.) An Exploring Expedition on the Canal Street Plan / The Exploring Expedition at the South Pole, Waiting for Stores.

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Description: (ANTARCTICA.) An Exploring Expedition on the Canal Street Plan / The Exploring Expedition at the South Pole, Waiting for Stores. Lithograph, 13 x 20 inches; moderate foxing, minor edge wear, edges reinforced on verso with paper tape. New York, H.R. Robinson, 1838

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(ARCTIC--ALASKA.) Delisle, Joseph Nicolas. Nouvelles Cartes des Decouvertes de l'Amiral de Fonte.

Lot 38: (ARCTIC--ALASKA.) Delisle, Joseph Nicolas. Nouvelles Cartes des Decouvertes de l'Amiral de Fonte.

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Description: (ARCTIC--ALASKA.) Delisle, Joseph Nicolas. Nouvelles Cartes des Decouvertes de l'Amiral de Fonte. 4 folding maps. [4], 60 pages. 4to, later 1/4 calf, worn, detached from text block; dampstained; inked stamp of John Carter Brown on verso of title page and his bookplate on front pastedown, with release stamp. Lacking, as usual, the final appendix on astronomical observations: pages 61-76 and the final plate. (JCB) Paris, 1753

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(ARCTIC--ALASKA.) Krascheninnikoff, Stephan Petrovich. The History of Kamtschatka.

Lot 39: (ARCTIC--ALASKA.) Krascheninnikoff, Stephan Petrovich. The History of Kamtschatka.

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Description: (ARCTIC--ALASKA.) Krascheninnikoff, Stephan Petrovich. The History of Kamtschatka. 2 folding maps, 4 (of 5) plates. 4to, modern 1/2 morocco with chipped early spine label laid down; minor foxing and soiling, 6 leaves coming loose, old repairs to inner margin of index leaves, later newspaper clipping pasted to flyleaf; library bookplate with release stamp on front pastedown, inked John Carter Brown stamp on title page. (JCB) Glocester, England, 1764

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(ARCTIC--ALASKA.) Lisiansky, Urey. Voyage Round the World in the Years 1803, 4, 5, & 6.

Lot 40: (ARCTIC--ALASKA.) Lisiansky, Urey. Voyage Round the World in the Years 1803, 4, 5, & 6.

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Description: (ARCTIC--ALASKA.) Lisiansky, Urey. Voyage Round the World in the Years 1803, 4, 5, & 6. 8 hand-colored maps, 2 hand-colored views, 4 other plates. 4to, later 1/2 calf, minor wear; uncut, minor foxing and occasional smudging, several early repairs of marginal tears, b3 heavily restored, title and dedication pages laid down on paper and tipped in, list of officers bound out of sequence, the 3 folding maps laid down on linen, lacking appendix half-title 2T1, rear hinge split; early bookplate of Sir James Campbell of Ardkinglass on front pastedown. London, 1814

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Lot 41: (ARCTIC--CANADA.) Goodsir, Robert Anstruther. An Arctic Voyage to Baffin's Bay and Lancaster Sound,

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Description: (ARCTIC--CANADA.) Goodsir, Robert Anstruther. An Arctic Voyage to Baffin's Bay and Lancaster Sound, in Search of Friends with Sir John Franklin. Folding map, frontispiece. 12mo, publisher's cloth, needs binding; title page slightly chipped on fore-edge. Bound with [8] 16mo pages of publisher's ads dated March 1850. London, 1850

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(ARCTIC--CANADA.) Letter in German from three Moravian missionaries en route to northern Labrador.

Lot 42: (ARCTIC--CANADA.) Letter in German from three Moravian missionaries en route to northern Labrador.

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Description: (ARCTIC--CANADA.) Letter in German from three Moravian missionaries en route to northern Labrador. 2 pages on one sheet, 9 x 7 1/2 inches; edge wear and slight separation at folds affecting a few words. Yarmouth, NS (?), aboard the Jersey Packet, 16 May 1770

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(ARCTIC--CANADA.) Mackenzie, Alexander. Voyages from Montreal, on the River St. Laurence,

Lot 43: (ARCTIC--CANADA.) Mackenzie, Alexander. Voyages from Montreal, on the River St. Laurence,

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Description: (ARCTIC--CANADA.) Mackenzie, Alexander. Voyages from Montreal, on the River St. Laurence, through the Continent of North America, to the Frozen and Pacific Oceans. 3 folding maps (short closed tears, one hand-colored), frontispiece portrait. 4to, modern 1/4 calf; light browning, closed tear on leaf Uu3. Complete with half-title, errata leaf, and final blank. London, 1801

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(ARCTIC--CANADA.) Photograph album compiled by Arctic explorer Florence A. Tasker.

Lot 44: (ARCTIC--CANADA.) Photograph album compiled by Arctic explorer Florence A. Tasker.

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Description: (ARCTIC--CANADA.) Photograph album compiled by Arctic explorer Florence A. Tasker. About 130 photographs and 8 clippings of published photographs, a few of them detached, and more than 20 manuscript captions loose on slips of paper. Mounted in 118-page album, oblong 4to, original morocco, worn at extremities. Northern Quebec province, 1906

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Lot 45: (ARCTIC--GREENLAND.) La Peyrère, Isaac de. Ausführliche Beschreibung des . . . so genannten Grönlands.

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Description: (ARCTIC--GREENLAND.) La Peyrère, Isaac de. Ausführliche Beschreibung des . . . so genannten Grönlands. 4to, contemporary vellum; tightly trimmed, light edge wear affecting text on first two leaves, minor dampstaining, lacks engraved half-title and both maps; pencil inscription of John Russell Bartlett dated 1879 on rear pastedown. European Americana 679/78; Sabin 38974. Nuremberg, 1679

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(ARCTIC--GREENLAND.) Mills, Jackson M. Original sketchbook from the 1892 Peary Relief Expedition.

Lot 46: (ARCTIC--GREENLAND.) Mills, Jackson M. Original sketchbook from the 1892 Peary Relief Expedition.

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Description: (ARCTIC--GREENLAND.) Mills, Jackson M. Original sketchbook from the 1892 Peary Relief Expedition. 56 pencil drawings on 52 leaves, each 5 x 8 inches. Oblong 8vo, disbound, 1/4 calf front cover present but worn; minor browning and scattered soiling. Newfoundland and Greenland, 1892

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Lot 47: (ARIZONA.) Wheeler, George M. Progress-Report upon Geographical and Geological Explorations and Surveys West of the One Hundredth

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Description: (ARIZONA.) Wheeler, George M. Progress-Report upon Geographical and Geological Explorations and Surveys West of the One Hundredth Meridian. Folding map, 5 plates. 4to, publisher's cloth, moderate wear to corners; shaken, minor foxing. Washington, 1874

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Lot 48: [BERKELEY, GEORGE.] A Proposal for the Better Supplying of Churches in our Foreign Plantations,

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Description: [BERKELEY, GEORGE.] A Proposal for the Better Supplying of Churches in our Foreign Plantations, and for Converting the Savage Americans to Christianity. 8vo, attractive modern 1/4 calf; crisp and clean, minor crease throughout. London, 1724

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(BIBLE IN HEBREW AND ENGLISH. OLD TESTAMENT. PSALMS.) Sefer Tehillim. The Book of Psalmes With the New English Translation,

Lot 49: (BIBLE IN HEBREW AND ENGLISH. OLD TESTAMENT. PSALMS.) Sefer Tehillim. The Book of Psalmes With the New English Translation,

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Description: WITH DEDICATIONS TO JOHN ELIOT AND AMERICAN INDIAN MINISTERS (BIBLE IN HEBREW AND ENGLISH. OLD TESTAMENT. PSALMS.) Sefer Tehillim. The Book of Psalmes With the New English Translation, published by John Leusden, Professor of the Hebrew Tongue in the University of Utrecht. Vocalized Hebrew text and English translation on facing pages. 12mo, contemporary vellum, spine darkened; contents clean. Utrecht: John van de Water, 1688

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(BIBLE IN MASSACHUSETT. BOOK OF PSALMS.) [Massachusee Psalter: Asuh, Uk-kuttoohomaongash David . . . or, Psalms of David

Lot 50: (BIBLE IN MASSACHUSETT. BOOK OF PSALMS.) [Massachusee Psalter: Asuh, Uk-kuttoohomaongash David . . . or, Psalms of David

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Description: (BIBLE IN MASSACHUSETT. BOOK OF PSALMS.) [Massachusee Psalter: Asuh, Uk-kuttoohomaongash David . . . or, Psalms of David with the Gospel According to John, in columns of Indian and English.] 20 (of 203) unnumbered leaves. Small 8vo, disbound fragment; corners worn, tightly trimmed but no loss of text, slightly soiled, interleaved with later paper, lacking all but gatherings qq, rr, ss, tt, and vv--the first 40 pages of the Gospel of John; early owners' inscriptions on front page, discreet library release stamp on last page. (JCB) [Boston: B. Green and J. Printer, 1709]

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