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Irving, Washington (1783-1859) Astoria, or Anecdotes of an Enterprise beyond the Rocky Mountains.

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3176B
Lot:
164
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Irving, Washington (1783-1859) Astoria, or Anecdotes of an Enterprise beyond the Rocky Mountains. Philadelphia: Carey, Lea, & Blanchard, 1836. First edition, with Rees imprint on copyright page, volume one lacking the map, two octavo volumes bound in very good half blue morocco and marbled paper boards, 8 1/2 x 5 in. (2)
Estimate $250-350


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Philadelphia, American Fur Company, Astoria, Astoria, Oregon, Blanchard, Genealogy, Irving, Oregon Territory

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