Auction 139, Lot 802

"The Present State of the European Settlements on the Mississippi",

Subject: Reference Books

Period: 1977 (published)

Publication: Memphis State University Press

Color: Black & White

9 x 12 inches
22.9 x 30.5 cm

This facsimile edition of Philip Pittman's book is the first to describe French towns and places from New Orleans to St. Louis in English. Introduction by John Francis McDermott. Hardbound in brown faux-leather covered boards with gilt titles at spine and marbled endpapers. 124 pp and 8 maps (7 folding).


Condition: A

Near fine condition. Contents tight and clean. Covers show very little wear with slightly bumped edges.

Estimate: $40 - $50


Closed on 2/15/2012