Washington, DC: Government Printer, 1870-71, 1871. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Boards. 3 volumes bound as one (336;248;160pp), c.1871. Recent half rexine on old marbled boards,Library stamp on front board. Fifty thousand dead soldiers; the vast number killed in action was more than doubled by the many thousands...
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1777. 205 x 255. No Binding. c. 1777. An early hand-coloured engraved map of South America, showing Amazonia, Patagonia, Mexico (or New Spain) & 'Chili'. With an illustrated name plate at bottom left showing early settlers, canoes & landscape. Minor wear at edges, but else a very handsome small map. Height: 205mm, Width: 255mm.
1786. Unbound. c. 1786. Some creasing. Size of image 220mm x 358mm, with mat, 377mm x 490mm. Good original engraving from Cook's voyage to the Pacific North West.
1777. 205 mm x 300 mm. Unbound. c 1777. An early hand-coloured engraved map, showing the West Indies as it was, including Bahama Islands, Cuba, Hispanola, Leeward and Windward Islands, Caribee Islands, Honduras, Nicaragua, Guatimala, Mexico or New Spain, Costarica, Santa Martha, Terra Firma. Trinidad. An illustrated name plate at...
London: Blackwood, 1882. 8vo. Half Morocco. pp vii, 432. Frontispiece, 2 plates, 4 folding maps & plans. Contemporary half morocco. Two neat gilt stamps to front board and spine. Small folds at top of spines. Ref.Milit32. A handsome copy of this fulsome work.
New York: Abbeville Press, 1988. 1st Edition. 4to. Cloth, Orig. pp.144. With colour & b&w illustrations throughout. Contemp grey cloth binding + d/w. Owner's stamp & name in pen on front endpapers. A very good edition.
London: Bentley, 1852. 8vo. Half Calf. Vols 1-3. Pp. xii,527; xii,524; xxiv, 584. Frontispiece plan in vol. 1. Contemporary half calf & maroon labels A handsome early binding in green half calf.
Cincinnati: Jones Brothers & Company, 1879. 4to. Half Morocco. pp xvi, 624. Coloured folding frontis map of Indian Nations, illustrations. "An Account of seven years travel and adventure int he Far West; Wild Life in Arizona; Perils of the Plains; Life in the Canon and Death on the Desert; Thrilling...
Toronto: Hunter, Rose & Co, 1894. 8vo. Original Cloth. 3 Volumes, pp 515, 420, 492. Original gilt-stamped green cloth. Library stamps to prelims, faint markings on spine. A handsome set.
United States Government Printing Office, 1931. First Edition. 8vo. Original Printed Wrappers. pp. 256. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 98.
London: Colburn & Co., 1852. 8vo. Original Cloth. 2 volumes. Vol 1, pp xiv, 315 + adverts; Vol 2, pp 320 + adverts. 2 engraved maps, one folding. Blindstamped cloth, gilt spine titles. Some fading to spines, light stamps to prelims.
Cincinati: Clarke, 1868. 8vo. Half Calf. With folding plates and maps. Contemporary half calf binding. Gilt crest on front board. A handsome copy.
1780. BOWEN, Thomas. 240x200mm. No Binding. 240x200mm, some creasing. A good, complete original engraving (c.1770-1780).
London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1887. 8vo. Half Morocco. pp xv, 453. Frontis, illustrations, folding maps. Half morocco binding. Raised bands, gilt titles / decorations to spine. Neat gilt crest to front board and lower spine, no other markings. Marbled endpapers and page edges. Foxing to frontis and tp, all else...
London: Alston Rivers, 1908. 8vo. Orig. Cloth. pp lx, 651. Plates and maps including large, folding, coloured map of Canada. Very good green cloth binding with gilt titles and neat gilt crest to front boards. Top edge gilt. A very nice copy of this rare book.
London: J Cary, 1824. CARY, John. Unbound. Orig hand-coloured engraved map showing Northern South America. Free-floating & protected by mylar. Size: 600mm x 527mm. A very handsome map.
New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1991. Hardcover. Cloth, Orig. pp160. With 173 illustrations (48 in colour). Contemp red cloth binding + d/w. Owner's stamp to front endpaper. A very fine copy.
Annapolis, MD: United States Naval Institute, 1967. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Cloth. pp.xxi,672. Frontispiece, diagrams on end papers. Very good in good, protected dustwrapper.
Edinburgh: MacMillan, 1877. 8vo. Half Morroco. pp. xxiv, 567. 11 Maps & plans, some folding. Contemporary half morocco Neat gilt stamps to front board and spine. Neat gilt stamp to spine. A handsome copy in leather binding, gilt motifs on spine, of this standard work.
London: Blackie & Son, 1939. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Cloth. p. x, 281., frontis [portrait]. Complete fold.map. Very good in orig cloth binding.
London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1909. 8vo. Orig. Cloth. pp xxxvi, 362. Frontis, plates, large coloured folding map. Blue cloth binding with gilt emblem and neat gilt crest to front board. Foxing to first 50 pages and page edges foxed, else good. From The South American Series edited by Martin Hume.
London: Methuen & Co, 1899. 1st Edition. 8vo. Cloth. pp xvi, 390. Frontis, complete with plates and 2 folding maps. Red cloth with gilt titles and design. Endpapers age darkened. Some foxing to prelims and page edges, otherwise good. Scarce.
Massahusetts: MIT Press, 2000. 1st Edition. 8vo. Wrappers. pp. 205. b&w illustrations throughout. Soft cover photographic wrappers.
London: Longmans, Green, 1902. 8vo. Orig. Cloth. pp 306, 40. Frontis portrait, plates. Dark red cloth binding with gilt titles and neat gilt crest to front board - some mottling to cloth. Internally very good.
New York: Farrar and Rinehart, 1941. 8vo. Orig. Cloth. pp.xvi,429. Frontispiece, plates, maps on end papers. Red cloth binding faded to front board and spine. Very good internally. Rare.