Ebelings, Christoph Daniel.
Title ERDBESCHREIBUNG UND GESCHICHTE VON AMERIKA. DIE VEREINTEN STAATEN VON NORDAMERIKA. VOLUMES 1 - 4.
Binding Three-Quarter Leather.
Book Condition Good
Edition First Edition.
Size 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall
Publisher Hamburg. Earl Ernst Bohn. 1793
Seller ID 006038
... FIRST FOUR VOLUMES OUT OF THE SEVEN VOLUME SET... Vol. I [lxxiv, 877pp]... Vol. II [1135pp]... Vol. III [16, 676, 1pp]... Vol. IV [914pp]... GERMAN TEXT...Speckled paper covered boards, leather spine and corners, raised spine bands, gilt lettering in spine compartments, marbled endpapers to all except Volume 4... Lengthy gazetteer with discussion of conditions and life in the new American states... Volume I covers New Hampshire and Massachusetts; Volume II on Rhode Island, Connecticut and New York; Volume III on New York and New Jersey; Volume IV on Pennsylvania... Covers worn and scuffed, chipping at spine ends...Hinges cracked on all volumes...Vol.'s I, II, and IV top hinge held on by threads... Texts still clean with some minimum foxing and toning... 1843 ink ownership signature of Henry A. Muhlenberg. Muhlenberg was the son of a German Lutheran pastor who was sent to North America as a missionary who made a significant impact on the lives of the colonists .. Ex-library with few markings as such... 006038
North America History , Cartography