Contributions to American History, 1858: Publications of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania: Memoirs of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Vol. VI

Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott & Co., 1858.

Price: $200.00

Hardcover. First edition. 429pp. Seven pages in rear lists the subscribers (including George F. Lee). Engraving of Pittsburgh 1790 by J.C. McRae. Fold-out illustration of "The Belt of Wampum" delivered by the Indians to William Penn, at the Great Treaty Under the Elm Tree in 1682. Original blind-stamped cloth, gilt-stamped spine title. George F. Lee's contemporary signature in pencil on front pastedown, Wampum belt illustration is brittle around the edges, extremities a bit worn, cloth faded with small stains on front board, else very good.

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Contributions to American History, 1858: Publications of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania: Memoirs of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Vol. VI