The Journal of Andrew Ellicott, late commissioner on behalf of the United States during part of the year 1796, the years 1797, 1798, 1799, and part of the year 1800: for determining the boundary between the United States and the possessions of His Catholic Majesty in America

By: Andrew Ellicott

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Book Condition: Very Good


Philadelphia: Thomas Dobson. Very Good. 1803. Full calf; boards detached. Five gilt ruled bands. Bookplates of Othniel Alsop & William G Mather as well a pencil notation that book was bought at Anderson Sale #2083 on October 11th, 1926 through L.C. Harper for $32 to front pastedown. Previous owners' names penned to front fly. 14 maps and charts, 13 of which fold out. Closed tears to left margin and along bottom left fold line of Plate E. Otherwise maps are remarkably intact. Foxing & offsetting throughout. Includes scarce Errata and Instructions to Bookbinder. "First thorough American survey of the lower Mississippi and Gulf regions" (Howes, E 94) & first American account of West Florida. Sabin 22216.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; vii, 299, 151, [i] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition.

Title: The Journal of Andrew Ellicott, late commissioner on behalf of the United States during part of the year 1796, the years 1797, 1798, 1799, and part of the year 1800: for determining the boundary between the United States and the possessions of His Catholic Majesty in America

Author Name: Andrew Ellicott

Categories: American History,

Publisher: Philadelphia, Thomas Dobson: 1803

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 3151

Keywords: Othniel Alsop, Florida