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EASTERN LANDS. TO THE HONORABLE THE MEMBERS OF THE LEGISLATURE OF MASSACHUSETTS by  A Descendant of Miles] [Standish - 1820 - from David M. Lesser, Fine Antiquarian Books LLC and Biblio.com

EASTERN LANDS. TO THE HONORABLE THE MEMBERS OF THE LEGISLATURE OF MASSACHUSETTS

by [Standish, A Descendant of Miles]

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[Boston?, 1820. Broadside, printed in three columns. 9-1/2" x 11". Mild uniform toning. Near Fine. A scarce broadside concerning Maine's separation from Massachusetts. The pseudonymous author warns against Massachusetts' pending sale of unexplored lands in the new State of Maine. "At the end of forty years, Maine will be found to equal her parent state, in agricultural riches... Pause, gentlemen! At least wait till the boundary line is established, and the lands explored; they may contain a treasure far superior to all the mines of Mexico and Peru." American Imprints 1070 [1- NN]. OCLC 77589038 [6] as of February 2018. Not in Williamson, Sabin.
  • Bookseller: David M. Lesser, Fine Antiquarian Books LLC US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 34695
  • Title: EASTERN LANDS. TO THE HONORABLE THE MEMBERS OF THE LEGISLATURE OF MASSACHUSETTS
  • Author: [Standish, A Descendant of Miles]
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Place: [Boston?
  • Date published: 1820
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