American Antiquities and Discoveries in the West: Being an Exhibition of the Evidence That an Ancient Population of Partially Civilized Nations Differing Entirely from Those of the Present Indians Peopled America Many Centuries before its Discovery By...

By: Priest, Josiah

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Rebound in red leather or leather-like material with gilt decoration on front and title In gilt on black on spine. Some reglueing of hinges is evident but book is square and seems secure. Large folding map is missing but second map of Mushingum near Marietta Ohio is present. This is a nice reading copy. G-; B&W Illustration + 1 Folding Map; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 400 pages; First edition was in 1833. Interesting early account of Nativve American sites, though with an emphasis on fairly strange religious viepoint. (Howes P 592)

Title: American Antiquities and Discoveries in the West: Being an Exhibition of the Evidence That an Ancient Population of Partially Civilized Nations Differing Entirely from Those of the Present Indians Peopled America Many Centuries before its Discovery By...

Author Name: Priest, Josiah

Categories: Native American,

Edition: Fifth Edition

Publisher: Albany, Hoffman and White: 1835

Binding: Hardcover

Seller ID: 12247

Keywords: Indian Archaeology Americana