Sale 19BP01 | Lot 3

BARTRAM, WILLIAM Travels through North and South Carolina, Georgia, East and West Florida, The Cherokee Country, the Extensive Territories of the Muscogulges or Creek Confederacy, and Country of the Chactaws.

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BARTRAM, WILLIAM Travels through North and South Carolina, Georgia, East and West Florida, The Cherokee Country, the Extensive Territories of the Muscogulges or Creek Confederacy, and Country of the Chactaws.
London: Re-printed for J. Johnson, 1792. First English edition. Modern three quarters morocco over cloth. 8 1/4 x 4 3/4 inches (21 x 12 cm); frontispiece, folding map and 7 plates (one folding), xxiv, 520, [12] pp. Generally clean internally but with some foxing to title and frontis., occasion spots or minor stains throughout, one scuff of blue to frontis. margin, very minor wear to joints.
"Extensive travels, in the early years of the Republic, through the southern frontiers and among the Creeks and Cherokees. A work of high character well meriting its wide esteem" (Howes). The map depicts the east coast of Florida. Sabin 3870; Howes B223.


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Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
Sold for $1,875 (includes buyer's premium)

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