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History of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches  and Anecdotes of the Principal… by  Charles Bird King  James Hall - Hardcover - 1865 - from William Chrisant & Sons' Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA (SKU: 3274)

History of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs. Embellished with one hundred and twenty portraits, from the Indian Gallery in the Department of War, at Washington.

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History of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs. Embellished with one hundred and twenty portraits, from the Indian Gallery in the Department of War, at Washington.

by Thomas McKenney, James Hall, Charles Bird King

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Scarce 1865 edition (the last lithographed by Bowen). Publisher's blind stamped Turkey morocco professionally (& very nicely) recased; five raised bands; titles in gilt to spine, all edges heavily gilt. One hundred-twenty tissue-guarded hand-colored lithographic plates by J.T. Bowen after Charles Bird King et al. ; iv,333;[xvii],9-290;iv,17-392 pages; A tight and remarkably clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings, with all tissue guards in pace. All shipments through boxed USPS insured Priority Mail.

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William Chrisant & Sons' Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
3274
Title
History of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs. Embellished with one hundred and twenty portraits, from the Indian Gallery in the Department of War, at Washington.
Author
Thomas McKenney, James Hall, Charles Bird King
Illustrator
Charles Bird King
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Rice, Rutter & Co.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Date Published
1865
Size
quarto
Bookseller catalogs
Americana;
Size
quarto

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About William Chrisant & Sons' Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

We are a brick & mortar store located between I95 and the Florida Turnpike. We focus on the visual aspects of books and the book as artifact. We have large Art and Graphic Art sections including haute couture magazines but also carry Architecture, Ancient & Classical History, Performing Arts and Books on Books & Antiques. We have a large selection of Antiquarian Books, Antique maps & Antique prints. Hours by chance or appointment.

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