9 June 2004
PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
McKENNEY, Thomas L. (1785-1859) and James HALL (1793-1868). History of the Indian Tribes of North America. Philadelphia: D. Rice & A.N. Hart, 1854.
3 volumes, 8o (262 x 167 mm). Hand-colored dedication and 120 hand-colored lithographed plates, heightened with gum arabic, by J.T. Bowen. (Title in vol. 2 partly separated, some occasional pale spotting, generally very clean.) Original brown blind-tooled morocco, gilt-lettered on spines, edges gilt (endpapers renewed with leather, some light rubbing).
A VERY FINE COPY of the second octavo edition. Howes M129; see Sabin 43411. (2)
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