Catalog Archive
Auction 144, Lot 295

"The Discovery of North America a Critical, Documentary, and Historical Investigation...",

Subject: Reference Books

Period: 1969 (published)


Color: Black & White

7 x 10 inches
17.8 x 25.4 cm
Download High Resolution Image
(or just click on image to launch the Zoom viewer)

This is an extensive textual history by Henry Harrisse of early explorations across the Atlantic and early cartography of North America. An important reference for any library. Hardbound in black cloth. Published in Amsterdam by N. Israel. 802 pages, illustrated with maps, including 5 in a pocket attached to the inside of the back cover.


Condition: A

Minor soiling on bottom edge.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $50

Closed on 4/3/2013