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Auction 96, Lot 572

"Discoverers of America [together with] The New World - Vol. I: Prehistory to 1774", Norman, Charles

Subject: Exploration

Period: 1968 (published)



6.3 x 9.2 inches
16 x 23.4 cm
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First is an account of the discovery, exploration and early colonization of North America told in the letters, journals, logs with original maps and drawings of those who lived it. It is also about the Native Americas who were most impacted by the coming of Europeans. 322 pp. 75 illustrations. Hard bound in red cloth. Second is the first volume in a Time-Life series titled "The Life History of the United States". It provides a general overview of the period before Europeans arrived in the New World to the eve of the American Revolution. 8vo, 176pp, richly illustrated in color and B&W. Hardbound in simulated leather with color illustration on front cover.


Condition: B

Contents of both very good, bindings with some minor defects.

Estimate: $30 - $40

Sold for: $0

Closed on 9/12/2001