Native American Indians 1851-97 lot x 3 old books Trumbull Caverly Drake ShippBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[Trumbull's Indian Wars, Hannah Duston, American Indians]
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Lot of three (3) mid to late-19th century volumes relating to Native American culture, religion, history and interaction with Europeans and Americans. Full bibliographic info provided below.
History of the Indian Wars: To Which is Prefixed a Short Account of the Discovery of America by Columbus, and of the Landing of Our Forefathers at Plymouth, with their Most Remarkable Engagements with the Indians of New England, from their First Landing in 1620, Until the Death of King Philip in 1679. by Henry Trumbull.
Published 1851, Philadelphia by Thomas, Cowperthwait and Co.
320 pages. Text in English. Numerous full page wood engraved plates, several hand colored as issued. Book opens to title page, well worn example, ends at page 320 and apparently lacking final leave(s).
Heroism of Hannah Duston, Together with The Indian Wars of New England, by Robert B. Caverly.
Published 1874, Boston by B.B. Russell & Co.
408 pages. Text in English.
The Indian and Antiquities of America, by Barnard Shipp.
Published 1897, Philadelphia by Sherman & Co.
451 pages. 23 illustrations throughout. Text in English.
Period cloth bindings, gilt spine and title decorations. Interiors uniformly aged toned, and with some spotting or foxing. Bindings mostly remains clean, tight, and sound, the video captures each book in detail. Any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive, priced according to condition seen.
lot along the shelf measures: 4 1/2".
Largest book measures: 10" H X 6 3/4" W.
Smallest book measures: 7 1/2" H X 5 1/8" W.