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Auction 98, Lot 511

"The Discovery of North America", Cumming, William P.

Subject: Exploration

Period: 1972 (published)

Publication: American Heritage Press


9.5 x 12 inches
24.1 x 30.5 cm
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First American edition. Extensive textual history, profusely illustrated, that covers early explorations across the Atlantic to 1633. An important reference for any library. 304pp with 362 illustrations including many color plates. First American edition hardbound in black cloth with gilt titles with dust jacket.


Condition: A

Previous owners bookplate on inside front cover, price clipped from dj, all else fine.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $45

Closed on 3/6/2002