Auction 99, Lot 662

"Marquette's Explorations: The Narratives Reexamined", Hamilton, Raphael N.

Subject: History - Exploration

Period: 1970 (published)



5.8 x 9 inches
14.7 x 22.9 cm

This thorough study reconsiders the validity and interpretation of every known manuscript relevant to Marquette, and results in a balanced and accurate picture of his contribution to the history of North America. The author, a Jesuit, was the archivist of the Memorial Library, Marquette University. General map on inside pastedown. First edition, 275 pp, index, appendixes, 8 plates. Hardbound with dustjacket in sleeve.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $30 - $40

Sold for: $20

Closed on 6/12/2002