The History of the American Indians; Particularly those Nations adjoining to the Missisippi, East ... The History of the American Indians; Particularly those Nations adjoining to the Missisippi, East ... The History of the American Indians; Particularly those Nations adjoining to the Missisippi, East ... The History of the American Indians; Particularly those Nations adjoining to the Missisippi, East ...

The History of the American Indians; Particularly those Nations adjoining to the Missisippi, East and West Florida, Georgia, South and North Carolina, and Virginia. [Rare Large Paper Uncut Copy]

Adair, James

Editorial: Printed for Edward and Charles Dilly, LONDON, 1775
Librería: HALEWOOD : ABA:ILAB : Booksellers :1867 (PRESTON, Reino Unido)

Librería en AbeBooks desde: 13 de octubre de 2004

Cantidad: 1
Comprar usado
Precio: EUR 5.738,10 Convertir moneda
Gastos de envío: EUR 5,57 De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío
Añadir al carrito

Descripción

Containing an Account of the Origin, Language, Manners, Religious and Civil Customs, Laws, form of Government, Punishments, Conduct in War and Domestic Life, their Habits, Diet, Agriculture, Manufactures, Diseases and method of cure, and other particulars, sufficient to render it. A Complete Indian System with Observations on former Historians, the conduct of our Colony Governors, Superiintendendents, Missionaries, &c. Also an Appendiix, containing a description of the Floridas, and the Missisippi Lands , with their Productions - The Benefits of Colonising Georgiana and civilising the Indians - and the way to make all the Colonies more valuable to the Mother Country. With a new map of the Country refered to in the History. by James Adair, Esquire, a Trader with the Indians, and Resident in their Country for Forty Years. Large Quarto, [ 12 x 9.5 inches] [xii] 464pp folding engraved Map of the American Indian Nations, adjoining to the Missisippi, West & East Florida, Georgia. S& N. Carolina, Virginia &c. [James Adair was a frontiersman and fur trader who lived among the Catawba, Chickasaw, and Cherokee for forty years, gathering first-hand information about the customs of these Indian tribes. He was one of the first white settlers to explore the Alleghenies, and because he lived among the Indians, his observations "of the peculiarities of the Southern Indians . is not without great value"] (Field, p. 3) Sabin 155. Complete Copy with Half-title. Finely Bound, later three quarter polished brown calf, raised bands, six gilt design compartments, red, green leather labels, over marbled boards. FINE FINE RARE LARGE PAPER UNCUT COPY. N° de ref. de la librería 568

Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Detalles bibliográficos

Título: The History of the American Indians; ...

Editorial: Printed for Edward and Charles Dilly, LONDON

Año de publicación: 1775

Edición: First Edition

Descripción de la librería

HALEWOOD AND SONS ABA ESTABLISHED 1867. A BUSINESS OF FIVE GENERATIONS. WE OFFER A LARGE GENERAL STOCK IN MANY SUBJECTS WITH ANTIQUARIAN, OLD AND MODERN TITLES ALWAYS AVAILABLE. CATALOGUES OCCASIONALLY ISSUED. WE PURCHASE SCARCE INTERESTING BOOKS AND QUALITY BOOK COLLECTIONS. David Halewood 01772 252603. mobile 07791 733384. email dhalewood@aol.com

Ver la página web de la librería

Condiciones de venta:

PAYMENT IN STERLING. VISA, MASTERCARD, AMEX ACCEPTED, BANK TRANSFER. ALL ITEMS ARE OFFERED SUBJECT TO PRIOR SALE. ALL ITEMS REMAIN THE PROPERTY OF HALEWOODS UNTIL PAID IN FULL. Except for clients known to us, our policy is to ship upon receipt of payment. Libraries and institutions will be invoiced to suit requirements. Halewoods 37 Friargate, Preston. PR1 2AT. Telephone 01772 252603. email dhalewood@aol.com.

Condiciones de envío:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

Todos los libros de esta librería

Métodos de pago
aceptados por la librería

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue

Cheque Giro Postal Letra de Cambio Transferencia Bancaria