Jun 07, 2017 - Sale 2450

Sale 2450 - Lot 258

Price Realized: $ 1,690
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
SMITH, WILLIAM. The History of the Province of New-York from the First Discovery to the Year MDCCXXXII. Folding engraved frontispiece plate, xii, 255 pages. 4to, 10x7 3/4 inches, 19th century full green morocco gilt, expertly rebacked with backstrip laid down, new pastedowns and endpapers; folding plate backed on silk, few small marginal tears in text, O2 with small repaired marginal loss. London: Thomas Wilcox, 1757

Additional Details

First edition of the "first and classic history of New York" (Streeter), with the engraved view of Oswego and Lake Ontario. Howes S703; Sabin 84566.