A History of the Original Settlements on the Delaware, from Its Discovery by Hudson to the ...

A History of the Original Settlements on the Delaware, from Its Discovery by Hudson to the Colonization Under William Penn. To Which is Added An Account of the Ecclesiastical Affaris fo the Swedish Settlers, and A History of Wilmington, from Its First Settlement to the Present Time

FERRIS, Benjamin

Published by Wilson & Heald, Wilmington, 1846
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Quarto. original maroon blindstamped cloth lettered in gilt. Illustrated by drawings and seven maps. On front pastedown is affixed three autographs with dates of several generations of members of the Ferris family (the author's family). [Howes F97]. Covers faded and spotted, lettering dulled, front hinge weak, some slight foxing of preliminary and terminal leaves, albeit a nice copy. Bookseller Inventory # 9938

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Title: A History of the Original Settlements on the...

Publisher: Wilson & Heald, Wilmington

Publication Date: 1846

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: First edition.

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