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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--HISTORY.) [Anburey, Thomas.] Travels through the Interior Parts of America.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--HISTORY.) [Anburey, Thomas.] Travels through the Interior Parts of America. Folding map with hand-colored routes, 8 plates. [2], vii, [21], 467; [2], 558 pages. 2 volumes. 8vo, modern 1/2 morocco, attractive but just a bit musty; lacks half-titles, minimal dampstaining on fore-edge, minor offsetting from plates. London, 1789

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(CIVIL WAR--MAP.) Lloyd's Topographical Map of Georgia.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000

Description: (CIVIL WAR--MAP.) Lloyd's Topographical Map of Georgia. Hand-colored map, 39 x 36 inches, with battle sites underlined in red as issued; unbacked, with moderate wear to edges and folds including several small areas of loss at the intersection of folds, minor dampstaining; original owner's routes marked in pencil and ink, signed "Lieut. Frank B. James, 52d O.V.I." in title area, docketed on verso. New York: J.T. Lloyd, 1864

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(CIVIL WAR--MAP.) Krebs, Charles G., engraver; after A. Lindenkohl. Southern Georgia and Part of South Carolina.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $1,200 - $1,800

Description: (CIVIL WAR--MAP.) Krebs, Charles G., engraver; after A. Lindenkohl. Southern Georgia and Part of South Carolina. Engraved map on silk, 25 3/4 x 35 3/4 inches, folds, minimal dampstaining and wear; routes marked in colored pencil. Np: United States Coastal Survey under Alexander Dallas Bache, 1865

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(UTAH.) Macomb, John N. Report of the Exploring Expedition from Santa Fé . . . to the Junction of the Grand and Green Rivers.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: (UTAH.) Macomb, John N. Report of the Exploring Expedition from Santa Fé . . . to the Junction of the Grand and Green Rivers. Folding map, 22 plates (half of them in color). vii, 152 pages, 8 leaves. 4to, publisher's cloth, backstrip faded, front board spotted; nice fresh copy internally, two one-inch marginal tears to map; library bookplates on front pastedown, embossed library stamp on title page and page 5, small inked number on verso of title, no other markings. (MRS) Washington, 1876

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(MARITIME.) Furlong, Lawrence. The American Coast Pilot.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (MARITIME.) Furlong, Lawrence. The American Coast Pilot. 11 maps, 2 of them folding. 386 pages plus [6] pages of February 1804 publisher's ads. 8vo, needs binding; moderate dampstaining and foxing, wear to both folding maps; early owner's signature on title page. Newburyport, MA, 1804

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(CIVIL WAR--MAP.) Panorama of the Seat of War.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (CIVIL WAR--MAP.) Panorama of the Seat of War. Engraved map, 15 1/4 x 9 3/4 inches, with unused blue and red "Union Forever" patriotic lettersheet on verso bleeding slightly through; folds, minor soiling on verso only. New York: John G. Wells, circa August or September 1861?

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(JAMAICA.) [Leslie, Charles.] A New History of Jamaica.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,500

Description: (JAMAICA.) [Leslie, Charles.] A New History of Jamaica. 2 folding maps. iv, 340 pages. 8vo, contemporary calf, moderate wear; minimal dampstaining to last few leaves; early bookplate on front pastedown. London, 1740

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JEFFERSON, THOMAS. Notes on the State of Virginia.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000

Description: JEFFERSON, THOMAS. Notes on the State of Virginia. Folding map, folding table. 8vo, contemporary calf, worn, lacking top of backstrip; 4-inch closed tear to map, minor foxing, minor dampstaining to upper inner margin; early gift inscription on front free endpaper, early signature and inked stamp on title page, small catalogue tag on front pastedown. Philadelphia, 1794

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WASHINGTON, GEORGE. Contemporary copy of Washington's important letter to General John Thomas.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,500

Description: "EVERY POST OUGHT TO BE DEEMED HONORABLE IN WHICH A MAN CAN SERVE HIS COUNTRY" WASHINGTON, GEORGE. Contemporary copy of Washington's important letter to General John Thomas. 4 manuscript pages, 12 1/4 x 8 inches, in an unknown hand on one folding sheet; separations at folds with archival tape repairs. (MRS) Cambridge, MA, 23 July 1775

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1776.) Low, Nathaniel. An Astronomical Diary; or, Almanack, for . . . 1777.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1776.) Low, Nathaniel. An Astronomical Diary; or, Almanack, for . . . 1777. Map. [18] of 24 pages. 12mo, stitched; horizontal fold, moderate foxing and dampstaining, lacking three pages from final gathering including the December page; uncut. Boston: J. Gill, [1776]

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(CIVIL WAR--MAP.) Lloyd's Official Map of the State of Tennessee.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,500

Description: (CIVIL WAR--MAP.) Lloyd's Official Map of the State of Tennessee. Hand-colored map, 33 1/2 x 49 1/2 inches, with battle sites underlined in red as issued; unbacked, with substantial wear to edges and folds including several half-inch areas of loss at the intersection of folds; original owner's routes marked in pencil and ink, signed "Lieut. Frank B. James, 52d O.V.I." just above the title. New York: J.T. Lloyd, 1862

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(CIVIL WAR--MAP.) [Ordway, Moses M.] Three letters by a Massachusetts soldier, including his map of the Siege of Suffolk.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $1,200 - $1,800

Description: (CIVIL WAR--MAP.) [Ordway, Moses M.] Three letters by a Massachusetts soldier, including his map of the Siege of Suffolk. Autograph Letters (two signed as M.M. Ordway) to his brother Francis M. Ordway of West Amesbury, MA. Various sizes; minor foxing. With the three original mailing envelopes, one stamped, two franked by the regimental chaplain, and two postmarked (Norfolk and Washington). Virginia, 7 April to 15 May 1863

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(HAITI.) Charlevoix, Pierre François Xavier de. Histoire de l'Isle Espagnole ou de S. Domingue.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $300 - $400

Description: (HAITI.) Charlevoix, Pierre François Xavier de. Histoire de l'Isle Espagnole ou de S. Domingue. 15 (of 18) folding maps, 5 (of 6) plates. [2], xxiv, 292, [2], xiv, 390; xii, 302, [2], xii, 429 pages. 4 volumes in 2. 12mo, contemporary calf, moderate wear; foxing and toning, closed tears to some maps; title pages in red and black; Gaspar Cusachs bookplates on front pastedowns. Amsterdam, 1733

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1777.) An Abstract from Resolves Containing the Encouragement Offered by the Continental Congress,

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000

Description: RECRUITMENT BROADSIDE (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1777.) An Abstract from Resolves Containing the Encouragement Offered by the Continental Congress, and by the State of Massachusetts-Bay, to Such as Shall Inlist into the Continental Army. Letterpress broadside, 13 3/4 x 8 1/2 inches, signed in type by Samuel Freeman and John Avery; browned along left edge and along horizontal folds; uncut, contemporary docketing on verso. (MRS) [Boston: Benjamin Edes], 28 January 1777

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(WEST.) Emory, William H. Notes of a Military Reconnoissance from Fort Leavenworth, in Missouri to San Diego, in California.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: (WEST.) Emory, William H. Notes of a Military Reconnoissance from Fort Leavenworth, in Missouri to San Diego, in California. 5 maps, 64 lithographed plates. 614 pages. Thick 8vo, binder's cloth with original spine label, moderate wear, restitched internally, leaf 11:1 detached, 8-inch repaired tear to one map; early gift inscription and inked stamp on flyleaf. House Document, 30th Congress, 1st Session, Exec. Doc. 41. (MRS) Washington, 1848

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(ARCTIC.) Mackenzie, Alexander. Voyages from Montreal, on the River St. Laurence, through the Continent of North America,

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000

Description: (ARCTIC.) 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 (the first with hand-colored routes), frontispiece portrait. [4], viii, cxxxii, 412, [2] pages. 4to, modern 1/2 leather-look by Houthen Bindery; repaired closed tears to first 2 leaves, some separations at folds and tape repairs to maps, errata leaf chipped on fore-edge; with half-title; inked library stamps on maps stubs and several leaves, inked withdrawal stamp on rear free endpaper. London, 1801

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1780.) Whereas the Commander in Chief of the Continental Army has Earnestly Requested a Detachment.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $600 - $900

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1780.) Whereas the Commander in Chief of the Continental Army has Earnestly Requested a Detachment. 4 pages, 12 x 8 1/4 inches, on one folding sheet; minor wear, folds; uncut, signed in type by John Hancock and John Avery. (MRS) [Boston: John Gill], 22 June 1780

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(ARCTIC.) Ross, John, Sir. A Voyage of Discovery . . . for the Purpose of Exploring Baffin's Bay,

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: (ARCTIC.) Ross, John, Sir. A Voyage of Discovery . . . for the Purpose of Exploring Baffin's Bay, and Inquiring into the Probability of a North-West Passage. 3 folding maps, 24 (of 25) plates (including 13 hand-colored), 3 folding tables preceded by an engraved leaf of explanatory text. [6], xxxix, [1], 252, cxliv pages. 4to, modern library cloth, moderate wear; foxing, page wear, intermittent soiling, first map and title page laid down on paper, a few tears, lacking errata slip and the Xeme plate in the appendix; later owner's signature on verso of first map, inked St. Charles Borromeo Seminary stamps on front pastedown and title page. London, 1819

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(NEW YORK CITY.) Reports of the Board of Commissioners of the Central Park.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $1,200 - $1,800

Description: (NEW YORK CITY.) Reports of the Board of Commissioners of the Central Park. Numerous folding maps and plates, plus several albumen photographs mounted into the last three reports as issued. 13 volumes bound in 2. 8vo, contemporary 1/2 calf, moderate wear; hinges split, 2 maps defective, though the condition is generally strong; later related clippings mounted to front endpapers. New York, 1857-68

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(OREGON.) Irving, Washington. Astoria, or Anecdotes of an Enterprise beyond the Rocky Mountains.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (OREGON.) Irving, Washington. Astoria, or Anecdotes of an Enterprise beyond the Rocky Mountains. Folding map. 285; 279, 8 pages. 2 volumes. Large 12mo, dark publisher's cloth, moderate wear, joints starting; moderate foxing, short closed tear to map; bookplates on front pastedown, blank library tags on rear pastedowns but no other library markings, early owner's 1852 travel itinerary to California penciled on Volume II flyleaf. Philadelphia, 1836

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(TEXAS.) [Folsom, George F.] Mexico in 1842 . . . to which is Added, an Account of Texas and Yucatan.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,500

Description: (TEXAS.) [Folsom, George F.] Mexico in 1842 . . . to which is Added, an Account of Texas and Yucatan. Folding hand-colored map. 256 pages. 12mo, publisher's cloth, minor wear, skillfully rebacked with original backstrip laid down; faint dampstaining, minor foxing; original owner's inscription on front free endpaper. New York, 1842

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(EARLY EXPLORATION.) Novus Orbis Regionum ac Insularum Veteribus Incognitarum.  1555.  Lacks the map

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: (EARLY EXPLORATION.) Novus Orbis Regionum ac Insularum Veteribus Incognitarum, bound with Theodore Bibliander's unrelated 1558 Temporum a Condito Mundo usque ad Ultimam Ipsius Aetatem Supputatio. Text illustrations [52], 677, [3]; [12], 227, [24] pages. Folio, early calf gilt, worn, front board coming loose; lacks the folding map, minor dampstaining, a few leaves coming detached; numerous ownership inscriptions on front endpapers and title, defunct library bookplate on front pastedown, its embossed stamp on title page and II:135. Basel: Herwagen, 1555

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(MEXICO.) Clavigero, Francesco Saverio. The History of Mexico. Collected from Spanish and Mexican Historians.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: (MEXICO.) Clavigero, Francesco Saverio. The History of Mexico. Collected from Spanish and Mexican Historians. 2 folding maps, 25 engraved plates, table. [2], xxxii, [4], 474 (of 476), 441-444; [2], 463 pages. 2 volumes. 4to, later 1/2 morocco, minor wear; first map torn and laid down on linen, minor dampstaining and foxing, lacking final leaf of Volume I; early owner's signatures on title pages, American Catholic Historical Society bookplates on front pastedowns, other library markings. London, 1787

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WASHINGTON, GEORGE. The Journal of Major George Washington, Sent . . . to the Commandant of the French Forces on Ohio.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $40,000 - $60,000

Description: WASHINGTON, GEORGE. The Journal of Major George Washington, Sent . . . to the Commandant of the French Forces on Ohio. Folding map. 32 pages. 8vo, disbound; 2 small closed tears and minor edge wear to map; signature of early owner Rev. James A. Corcoran (1820-1889) and inked notes on title page, inked stamps of St. Charles Borromeo Seminary on title and page 13. London, 1754

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(WASHINGTON STATE.) [Strickler, William A.?] Pioneer map of the Green and White Rivers east of Tacoma.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $3,000 - $4,000

Description: (WASHINGTON STATE.) [Strickler, William A.?] Pioneer map of the Green and White Rivers east of Tacoma. Manuscript map, 12 1/2 x 15 3/4 inches; folds, minor foxing. Washington, circa 1855

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(AMERICAN INDIANS.) Colden, Cadwallader. The History of the Five Indian Nations of Canada.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Colden, Cadwallader. The History of the Five Indian Nations of Canada. Folding map. xvi, [4], 90, iv, 91-204, 283, [1] pages. 8vo, later morocco, backstrip toned, moderate wear; rehinged, moderate foxing; bookplate on front pastedown. London, 1747

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NEAL, DANIEL. The History of New-England, Containing an Impartial Account of the Civil and Ecclesiastical Affairs of the Country.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: NEAL, DANIEL. The History of New-England, Containing an Impartial Account of the Civil and Ecclesiastical Affairs of the Country. Folding map. [2], vi, vi, [2], 392; [4], 380, [15] pages. 2 volumes. 8vo, later polished calf, worn; rehinged, minor foxing, early repair to leaf II:B8; bookplates on front pastedowns, later inscription on first front free endpaper. (MRS) London, 1747

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(PHILIPPINES.) Construction and planning archive from the Philippine Railway Company.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (PHILIPPINES.) Construction and planning archive from the Philippine Railway Company. 64 items (40 retained draft letters, 5 letters and telegrams received, 5 pamphlets, 8 typescript documents, 5 clippings, and one folding map), all fastened into a worn contemporary folio binder with the typed label "Philippine Railways," 1 1/2 inches thick. (MRS) Vp, 1906-12

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(TRAVEL.) Portlock, Nathaniel. Reis naar de Noord-west Kust an Amerika.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: (TRAVEL.) Portlock, Nathaniel. Reis naar de Noord-west Kust an Amerika. Folding map, 9 plates. xii, [4], 265, [1] pages. 8vo, contemporary 1/2 calf, minor wear; recased; ex-library, with inked stamps on verso and recto of title. Amsterdam, 1795

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(VERMONT.) Group of 3 works on Vermont history.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (VERMONT.) Group of 3 works on Vermont history. 8vo, various bindings and conditions. (MRS) Vp, 1794-1851

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(WYOMING.) Norton, Harry J. Wonder-Land Illustrated; or, Horseback Rides through the Yellowstone National Park.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (WYOMING.) Norton, Harry J. Wonder-Land Illustrated; or, Horseback Rides through the Yellowstone National Park. Folding map, 18 plates. 132 pages. 12mo, publisher's embossed limp cloth, moderate wear; frontispiece plate chipped, hinge split; embossed library stamp on title page Virginia City, MT, [1873]

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(ARIZONA.) Ives, Joseph Christmas. Report upon the Colorado River of the West.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $600 - $900

Description: (ARIZONA.) Ives, Joseph Christmas. Report upon the Colorado River of the West. 4 folding maps, 34 plates, text illustrations. 131, 14, 154, 30, 6, 31, [1] pages. 4to, contemporary 1/2 calf, minor wear, old tags on backstrip; offsetting from plates; inked library stamp on title page. 36th Congress, 1st Session, Senate Ex. Doc. Washington, 1861

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1777.) The New Hampshire House of Representatives orders more troops for Ticonderoga.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1777.) The New Hampshire House of Representatives orders more troops for Ticonderoga. Letterpress broadside, 6 x 7 inches, signed in type by Joseph Badger and Ebenezer Thompson; foxing, short separations at folds; docketed on verso for Col. Emerson of Candia. NH. (MRS) [Exeter, NH?], 7 June 1777

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1778.) Gray, Samuel. Letter warning a commissary officer of the imminent arrival of thousands of hungry troops.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: GUESS WHO'S COMING TO DINNER? (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1778.) Gray, Samuel. Letter warning a commissary officer of the imminent arrival of thousands of hungry troops. Autograph Letter Signed as Deputy Commissary of Issues, to Captain Asa Waterman, Assistant Commissary of Purchases in Providence, RI. 2 pages, 8 1/4 x 6 3/4 inches, plus integral address leaf on one folding sheet; minor wear along center fold touching one word, separation along one fold of address panel only. (MRS) Camp White Plains, NY, 30 July 1778

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(CIVIL WAR.) Field-printed announcement of the fall of Richmond.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (CIVIL WAR.) Field-printed announcement of the fall of Richmond. Letterpress broadside, 8 1/4 x 7 1/2 inches, on lined paper; moderate wear, folds, mounted on brittle board. (MRS) Harper's Ferry, WV, 3 April 1865

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(ARCTIC.) Armstrong, Alexander. A Personal Narrative of the Discovery of the North-West Passage.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000

Description: (ARCTIC.) Armstrong, Alexander. A Personal Narrative of the Discovery of the North-West Passage. Hand-colored folding map, frontispiece plate. xxii, [2], 616 pages. 8vo, publisher's cloth, minor wear; minor wear to map; early bookseller's tag on rear pastedown. (MRS) London, 1857

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(ARCTIC.) Franklin, John. Narrative of a Journey to the Shores of the Polar Sea

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $1,500 - $2,500

Description: (ARCTIC.) Franklin, John. Narrative of a Journey to the Shores of the Polar Sea and Narrative of a Second Expedition to the Shores of the Polar Sea. 4 and 6 folding maps (2 hand-colored), 31 and 31 plates (12 of them hand-colored). xv, 783 [1]; xxiv, 320, clvii, [2] pages. 2 volumes. 4to, library cloth, moderate wear; intermittent foxing, two of the maps worn but complete; inked stamps of St. Charles Borromeo Seminary on front pastedowns and title pages. London, 1823 and 1828

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(AMERICAN INDIANS.) De Smet, Pierre Jean. Oregon Missions and Travels over the Rocky Mountains.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) De Smet, Pierre Jean. Oregon Missions and Travels over the Rocky Mountains. Folding map, 14 tinted lithograph plates including additional title page. 408, [4] pages. 12mo, publisher's cloth, moderate wear; foxing, frontispiece detached, one gathering coming loose; early owner's signature on illustrated title, American Catholic Historical Society bookplate on front pastedown, other library markings. New York, 1847

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(CIVIL WAR--CONFEDERATE.) [Hopley, Catherine Cooper.] Life in the South; from the Commencement of the War.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (CIVIL WAR--CONFEDERATE.) [Hopley, Catherine Cooper.] Life in the South; from the Commencement of the War. Folding map. xvi, 427; viii, 404 pages. 2 volumes. 8vo, publisher's cloth, moderate wear; hinges split; several errors corrected in manuscript; inscribed on both title pages to James Macauley "with the grateful respects of the author," 6 March 1863. (MRS) London, 1863

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(SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING.) Sutro, Adolph. The Mineral Resources of the United States . . . with Special Reference to the Comstock Lode

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING.) Sutro, Adolph. The Mineral Resources of the United States . . . with Special Reference to the Comstock Lode and the Sutro Tunnel in Nevada. Folding map, 4 plates (some with closed tears). xiv, [11]-232 pages. Folio, publisher's gilt cloth pictorial, worn and stained, front board nearly detached; frontispieces detached. Baltimore, 1868

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(TRAVEL.) Carver, Jonathan. Travels through the Interior Parts of North-America.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (TRAVEL.) Carver, Jonathan. Travels through the Interior Parts of North-America. Folding map, 2 plates. [20], 508 pages. 8vo, contemporary tree calf, minor wear; title page trimmed at top margin and partially detached, hinges split, closed tears on leaves P5-6, rear free endpaper coming loose; 1845 owner's signature on title page. Dublin, 1779

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(TRAVEL.) Montulé, Edouard de. Recueil des Cartes et des Vues du Voyage en Amérique en Italie en Sicile et en Egypte.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $3,000 - $4,000

Description: (TRAVEL.) Montulé, Edouard de. Recueil des Cartes et des Vues du Voyage en Amérique en Italie en Sicile et en Egypte. 2 folding maps, 57 lithographed plates only; offered without the two text volumes. Oblong folio, contemporary calf, moderate wear, rebacked; moderate to heavy foxing. Paris, 1821

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(EARLY EXPLORATION.) Lafitau, Joseph François. Histoire des Découvertes et Conquestes des Portugais dans le Nouveau Monde.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $600 - $900

Description: (EARLY EXPLORATION.) Lafitau, Joseph François. Histoire des Découvertes et Conquestes des Portugais dans le Nouveau Monde. Folding map, 13 plates, lacking both frontispieces. [6], xxiv, 616, [47]; [2], 693, [89] pages. 2 volumes. 4to, contemporary calf, worn, front boards detached; faint dampstaining in second volume; early owner's signatures on title pages, inked stamps of St. Charles Borromeo Seminary on front pastedowns and first title page. Paris, 1733

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(GEORGIA.) Fraudulent pine barrens deed signed by George Mathews, with seal.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $600 - $900

Description: (GEORGIA.) Fraudulent pine barrens deed signed by George Mathews, with seal. Two partially printed Documents Signed, joined by ribbon and the 3 1/4-inch round paper-covered wax seal of Georgia. First document: warrant with manuscript plat map, signed by Thomas McCall and other officials, 12 x 7 3/4 inches, short tears at folds. Second document: deed signed by George Mathews as governor, 13 x 13 inches, slight loss at intersection of folds. Washington County, GA, 4 June and 28 October 1794

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(VENEZUELA.) Mahy, Nicolás de. A dramatic letter from the war for Venezuelan independence.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (VENEZUELA.) Mahy, Nicolás de. A dramatic letter from the war for Venezuelan independence. Autograph Letter Signed as Captain-General of Cuba to the Superintendant of the Army. 14 pages on 4 folding sheets; stitch holes; docketed on first page. Havana, 19 June 1822

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(CIVIL WAR--NEW YORK.) Original artwork for a Gettysburg monument to a New York soldier.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (CIVIL WAR--NEW YORK.) Original artwork for a Gettysburg monument to a New York soldier. Oil on paper, 24 x 18 inches; several short closed tears repaired with tape on verso, wear to right margin. Np, 1889

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(ARIZONA.) Aumack, James. Pair of vivid letters from a soldier at what became Fort Apache.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (ARIZONA.) Aumack, James. Pair of vivid letters from a soldier at what became Fort Apache. Autograph Letters Signed to sister in Iowa. 6 pages on 8 x 5 inches, on 2 folding leaves; separations at folds, doodles and a small Iowa map on the blank pages. (MRS) Camp Apache, AZ, 17 and 30 October 1877

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(TRAVEL.) [Crevecoeur, Michel Guillaume Saint Jean de.] Voyage dans la Haute Pensylvanie et dans l'etat de New York.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $600 - $900

Description: (TRAVEL.) [Crevecoeur, Michel Guillaume Saint Jean de.] Voyage dans la Haute Pensylvanie et dans l'etat de New York. 4 maps, 7 plates, 4 folding tables. xxxi, [1], 427; xiii, [1], 434; xii, 409, [1] pages. 3 volumes. 8vo, early 1/2 morocco, worn, front board detached; minor dampstaining on fore-edge; uncut; American Catholic Historical Society bookplates and other library markings. Paris, 1801

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WILKES, CHARLES. Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000

Description: WILKES, CHARLES. Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition. 14 folding maps, 64 plates, numerous text illustrations. 6 volumes, including the atlas. Imperial 8vo, publisher's gilt pictorial cloth, minor wear, faded to brown; moderate foxing; uncut, one of 1000; Boston bookseller tags on front pastedowns, early library bookplates on front pastedowns, library catalogue numbers painted on spines, small inked library stamps to title pages and plates. Philadelphia: Lea & Blanchard, 1845

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(MEXICO.) Riva Palacio, Vicente. Memoria presentada al Congreso de la Union por el Secretario de Estado

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $3,000 - $4,000

Description: (MEXICO.) Riva Palacio, Vicente. Memoria presentada al Congreso de la Union por el Secretario de Estado y del Despacho de Fomento, Colonizacion, Industria y Comercio de la República Mexicana. 7 folding maps, 13 plates, and 17 mounted albumen photographs bound in. [3], 6-558, [3] pages. Large 4to, contemporary 1/2 red polished sheep, minor wear; minor foxing, slight warping to the photograph mounts, one photograph detached, short tears at stubs to a few plates; name of early owner Jesus Medina embossed on backstrip, Lucien Goldschmidt dealer description laid in. Mexico, 1877

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