Nov 06, 2014 - Sale 2364

Sale 2364 - Lot 59

Price Realized: $ 312
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
(INDIANS.) Horn, George. De originibus americanis. [20], 282 pages. 8vo, contemporary calf, worn, rebacked; signature clipped from front free endpaper; title page in red and black; early library bookplate on front pastedown, inked library stamp on final page. The Hague: Vlacq, 1652

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first edition. A response to the theories of Hugo Grotius on the initial settlement of the Americas. European Americana 652/111; Field 717; Sabin 33014 (describes Horn's theories as "very curious and supported by an infinite wealth of learning").