Apr 27, 2017 - Sale 2444

Sale 2444 - Lot 6

Price Realized: $ 812
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 800 - $ 1,200
(AMERICAN INDIANS.) Colden, Cadwallader. The History of the Five Indian Nations of Canada. Folding map. xvi, 90, iv, 91-204, 283, [5] pages. 8vo, later calf, minor wear; rehinged, minor foxing, contents leaves bound at end rather than preceding introduction as usual; bookplate on front pastedown. London, 1747

Additional Details

First London edition of the first history of the Iroquois Confederation. Expands upon the quite scarce 1727 New York edition with a long appendix of Indian trading legislation and documents. European Americana 747/38; Howes C560 ("aa"); Sabin 14273; Streeter sale II:868; Vail 435.