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A New Edition of an Historical and Descriptive Account of Antigua Illustrated By Numerous Engravings Coloured in Imitation of Drawings Taken on the Spot

Published by Ackermann/The Essex Gallery of Sport, London/Far Hills, New Jersey, 1983
From M H Harrington (Boston, MA, U.S.A.)

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Bright green box portfolio made by A. W. Lumsden of Edinburgh, Scotland, 22.25" x 18.25", box is near fine (lightest of wear and light bumps to corner tips), gilt lettered Antigua 1830 is bright, matching green ribbon and interior paper - paper is near fine - light signs of wear; 36 pp of text, 5 colored prints and map all loose as issued; Governors of Antigua, List of Estates in the Island of Antigua, Names of Proprietors, Number of Slaves; color map printed on both sides: 1) Geological map with color keys by county and Outline Chart of the Caribee Islands, showing the Tract of Columbus, in his second voyage in 1493 and relative situation of Antigua also with color keys; 5 prints with generous margins and bright color are: A) Saint John's Harbour, Antigua from the Southward and Eastward B) View in Old North Sound from Freeman's C) View Near St. John's from Gambles D) Saint John's from Otto's E) View in Old North Sound from Mount Joy; all text pages, map and prints are fine; Copy #14 of 300; publishers, Ackermann, 3 Old Bond St., London, W1 and The Essex Gallery of Sport, Far Hills, New Jersey; this edition printed by the Curwen Press; originally published in 1830. Bookseller Inventory # 007443

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Title: A New Edition of an Historical and ...

Publisher: Ackermann/The Essex Gallery of Sport, London/Far Hills, New Jersey

Publication Date: 1983

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