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Voyage dans la Haute Pensilvanie et dans l'Etat de New York Par un membre adoptif de la Nationl Oneida

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A mint-condition exemplar of the first edition of de Crevecoeur's seminal 3-volume description of rural life in colonial upper Pennsylvania and New York , with its fascinating view of the customs of the the local Native American populations. Includes portraits of George Washington, the Onanadaga Sachem Kesketomah, and the Oneida warrior Koohassen; two detailed folding maps of the northern and southern parts of the United States; an engraving of American eagles; a folding plan of Niagara Falls; two folding views of the falls; a plan of ancient Indian fortifications; and a plan of an ancient Indian encampment.
Item Number: B026
Cartographer: J.H.S.J. de Crevecoeur
Place & Date: Paris / 1801
Size: 5" x 8"
Condition: b&w
Price: SOLD