Travels in North America, in the Years 1841-2; with Geological Observations on the United States, Canada, and Nova Scotia.

Lyell, Charles. / NY: Wiley & Putnam, 1845
first American edition, the 2 volumes in one issue, small octavo, vi, [iii]-vii, [1], 251 pp., color frontispiece, folding plate of Niagara Falls, a few illustrations in text + vi, [2], 231 pp., folding hand colored map, folding plate, publisher also calls View of the great Coal Seam a plate but it is on the same paper as the text and included in the pagination, a few illustrations in text; lacks the hand colored single page map and one of the folding plates from the first volume, original cloth very worn with joints split and front hinge broken, frontis. and title for first volume detached, folding map dark and with splits at folds, age staining throughout, working copy only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: North America, United States, Canada, geology, travel, BTC

Item #: 659541

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Geographie universelle. Tome XIII. Amerique Septentrionale.

Baulig, Henri. / Paris: ARmand Colin, 1935
Volume 13 only, complete in 2 Parts; quarto, Premiere partie. Generalites, Canada. [iv], 315, [1] pp., plates, illustrations and maps in text + Deuxieme partie. Etats-Unis. [iv], [317]-639, [1] pp., plates, illustrations and maps in text; ex library in later blue buckram, spound and good+ copies. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: North America, Canada, United States

Item #: 434725

$65.96

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The Family Tourist. A Visit to the Principal Cities of the Western Continent: Embracing an account of their situation, origin, plan, extent, their inhabitants, manners, customs, and amusements ...

Goodrich, C. A. / Hartford: Case, Tiffany and Burnham, 1848
Hartford: Case, Tiffany and Burnham, 1848; 640 pp., frontis., full page illustrations included in the pagination; text block well sewn but lacks any sort of binding, early leaves have large but light damp stain with corners curled, age staining throughout, working copy only; mostly the Eastern and Southern United States but also shorter notes on Canada, Mexico, Central and South America, etc.. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel, United States, North America, South America

Item #: 499508

$44.25

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Travels through the States of North America, and the Provinces of Upper and Lower Canada during the years 1795, 1796, and 1797.

Weld, Isaac, jr. / London: Printed for John Stockdale, 1807
Fourth Edition; xvi, 427 pp. + 376 pp.; text only with all the maps and plates missing, later half calf bindings very badly worn at spines, text age toned with some leaves remargined at fore edge, reading set only. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel, United States, Canada

Item #: 495354

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Message ... transmitting A report from the Secretary of State and accompanying documents, in reference to the Fisheries on the British North American coasts.

Fisheries. / Washington: 1852
108 pp.; issued as 32d Congress, 1st Session, HED 120; light extraction roughness at spine, now in self wrappers. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: commercial fishing, British North America, Canada, United States, foreign relations

Item #: 460218

$22.96

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Decouvertes et etablissements de Cavelier de La Salle de Rouen dans l'Amerique du Nord (lacs Ontario, Erie, Huron, Michigan, vallees de l'Ohio et du Mississsipi et Texas).

Gravier, Gabriel. / Paris: Maisonneuve & Ce, 1870
first edition; small quarto, xii, 411, [1] (errata) pp., 5 plates including a coat of arms in color and three maps with two of them folding; library hand stamps, the large map of Louisiana is present & clean, seldom (if ever) unfolded, a sound and overall good+ copy with original soft covers darkened or soiled & bottom edge slightly bumped, overall very good,. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: North America, United States, Canada, New France, discovery, exploration

Item #: 775930

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Revenue, Trade, and Commerce with the British Provinces. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting a Report of Hon. Israel T. Hatch, of New York, upon Our Commercial Relations with British Provinces ...

Hatch, Israel T. / Washington: GPO, 1867
first edition; 41 pp.; issued as 39th Congress, 2d Series, HED 78; light age staining on early leaves and light extraction roughness at spine, now in self wrappers; a review of west to east transportation routes now that Canadian reciprocity has been abrogated and new tariff regulations put in place; special attention to the New York canals and shipping on the Great Lakes. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, British North America, Canada, transportation, commerce, PL

Item #: 812678

$18.98

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Histoire du Canada et Voyages que les Freres Mineurs Recollects y ont Faicts pour la Conuersion des Infidelles. Divisez en Quatre Liures

Sagard Theodat, Gabriel / Paris: Librairie Tross 1865
reprint of the 1636 edition; 4 volumes, original paper wrappers, spines worn, textually clean and very good; Gagnon 3121n, Larned 3681, Sabin 74886. Volumes Included: 4

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: canada north america BIG SETS

Item #: 506337

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Travels through the Interior Parts of America. In A Series Of Letters. By an Officer.

Anburey, Thomas. / London: Printed For William Lane, 1789
first edition; 2 volumes, [title leaf], vii, [1] (directions to binder), [19] (subscribers), [1] (errata), 467 pp., folding map with minor hand coloring as frontispiece, 5 plates with all but one of them folding + [title leaf], 558 pp., folding plate; lacks the two leaves showing American Continental American Dollars and both half titles, library book plates and markings including blind and hand stamps on both titles, flame calf very rubbed and flaking at spines and one side detached, general age toning and occasional age staining that hits the pictorial material, map has a tear at bottom margin that cuts through border but no loss and repaired from verso, some plates have splits at folds and some with old repairs but also no loss, two text leaves in first volume lack corner with one catch word touched, a few other leaves have short margin tears with no loss, good; the author was a lieutenant in Burgoyne's Invasion of 1777, taken as a prisoner of war, marched from Boston to Charlottesville, Virginia, and there imprisoned until 1780; although a low ranking officer his military account is a valuable resource and his experiences traveling as a POW are often quoted, but there are problems with parts his account. "... he no doubt witnessed most of the natural phenomena he reports, he nevertheless plagiarized large portions of his Travels from Andrew Burnaby, Peter Kalm, Abbe Raynal, and others." (Daniel J. Philippon, Landmarks of American Nature Writing, 1997). Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: American Revoltion, Burgoyne's Invasion, Canada, United States, travel, CRN

Item #: 679964

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Observations on the Financial Position and Credit of such of the States of the North American Union as have Contracted Public Debts. ...

Trotter, Alexander. / London: Longman, Orme, Brown, Green and Longmans 1839
Comprising an account of the manner in which sums raised by each State have been applied, and a consideration of the probable effects of such application upon the general wealth and prosperity of the country.; first edition; viii, 455, [1] (errata), 16 (ads dated April 1840), a supplemental errata slip tipped in at first page of text, partially hand colored folding map as frontis.; original cloth dulled with fraying at extremities, map tattered and with a margin tear, minor loss at an intersecting fold and no longer fits properly in text block, still a sound copy. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, finace, economic history, public debt, BTC

Item #: 659520

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Old-World Questions and New-World Answers.

Pidgeon, Daniel. / London: Kegan Paul, Trench & Co., 1884
first edition; viii, 369, [1], 38 (ads) pp., small folding color map; ex library, later cloth faded at spine, map has long tear, sound and no loss but good only; an engineer's travels along the East Coast, New England, and through part of Canada. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel, United States, Canada

Item #: 431666

$24.06

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Impressions d'un viatge a l'est del Canada i Estats Units de l'America del Nord per T. A. Pinos. Una vista als centres hospitalaris de l'America del Nord per F. Gallart Mones.

Pinos, T. A., & F. Gallart Mones. / Barcelona 1933
small octavo, 71 pp.; library markings, only the front cover of paper wrappers remains, extraction roughness at spine and now entirely disbound. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, Canada, travel

Item #: 422579

$24.22

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Le Metis Canadien. Son role dans l'histoire des provinces de l'Ouest. (Universite de Paris, Institut d'ethnologie, Travaux et memoires de l'Institut d'ethnologie, 44)

Giraud, Marcel. / Paris: Institut d'Ethnologie 1945
first edition; thick quarto, lvi, 1296, [3] pp., 8 plates, 4 small folding maps; library book plate and markings, paper wrappers chipped, text browned but not fragile, good; Metis used here to refer to persons of mixed North American Indian and Indo-European, usually French, descent. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Canada, Canadian Northwest, Prairie Provinces, Metis, Indians of North America, CRN

Item #: 676559

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Les singularitez de la France antarctique. Nouvelle edition. Avec notes et commentaires par Paul Gaffarel

Thevet, Andre (1502-1590) / Paris: Maisonneuve & Cie. 1878
small octavo, lxii, [2], 459 pp., illustrations in text, original paper wrappers, library book plate and small blind stamps, covers badly chipped but text block sound and clean; follows the text of the 1558 edition but omits many of the illustrations. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Brazil, Florida, Canada, Indians of North America, ethnology, crn

Item #: 727027

$25.58

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Nouveau voyage dans les Etats-Unis de l'Amerique septentrionale, fait en 1788; par J. P. Brissot (Warville), citoyen francois.

Brissot, Jacques Pierre, called Brissot de Warville. / Paris: Chez Buisson, 1791
first edition of the first two volumes, the third volume "Nouvelle edition" as issued for this set; 3 volumes, [4] (half title, title), lii, 395 pp. + [4] (half title, title), 460 pp., folding table + [4] (title, additional title leaf without imprint "De la France et des Etats-Unis, ou de l'importance de la revolution de l'Amerique pour le bonheur de la France ... par Etienne Claviere et J. P. Brissot (Warville). Nouvelle edition."; library book plates and markings, contemporary boards with leather spines rubbed, especially at joints, text age toned with some sections or leaves darker and occasional age spotting but not fragile and entirely readable, a good+ set. Volumes Included: 3

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, travel, CRN

Item #: 679911

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Studies in the South and West, with comments on Canada.

Warner, Charles Dudley. / NY: Harper & Brothers, 1889
vi, 484, [4] (ads) pp., ex library and needs rebinding, reading copy only; St. Louis and Kansas City are about as far West as the author goes but includes material on Chicago and the Midwest. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel, United States, Canada, CSG

Item #: 578291

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Studies in the South and West, with comments on Canada.

Warner, Charles Dudley. / NY: Harper & Brothers, 1889
vi, 484, [4] (ads) pp., ex library, library buckram, reading copy only; St. Louis and Kansas City are about as far West as the author goes but includes material on Chicago and the Midwest. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel, United States, Canada, CSG

Item #: 586030

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Archaeological Investigations at 38Ge377: Examinations of a Deep Creek Phase Site and a Portion of the Eighteenth Century Roseberry Plantation, 37

Natalie Adams / Chicora Foundation Inc 1993
52 pp. with plates, paperback, minor ownership markings else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 9993170909
Subject/Keywords: North Carolina, State & Local, United States, Americas, History crn

Item #: 738991

$38.07

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Vie de Samuel Champlain, Fondateur de la Nouvelle- France (1567-1635).

Gravier, Gabriel. / Paris: 1900
xxvi, 373 pp., softcovers, large octavo, untrimmed as issued, mostly unperused, spine worn else text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Canada North America Exploration

Item #: 592475

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The American Gazetteer, exhibiting In alphabetical Order a much more full and accurate Account than has been given of the States, Provinces, Cities, Towns, Villages, Rivers, Bays, Harbors, Gulfs ... (etc. etc.)

Morse, Jedidiah. / London: J. Stockdale, C. Dilly, and T. N. Longman, 1798
The Second Edition, Corrected, illustrated with Seven New and Improved Maps ... Printed in Boston, New England. London: Reprinted for J. Stockdale, C. Dilly, and T. N. Longman ...; not a reprint of a Boston second edition but a reprint of the first edition with minor changes, the most interesting of which are to the maps which have been re-engraved; viii, 634, [2] (directions to the binder/advertisements), 7 maps properly distributed with all but one of them folding; library and private book plates full flame calf rubbed and worn with front cover detached along with early leaves including the title and the map used as frontispiece, the general maps of North and South America have been hand colored British imperial pink and South America has a brown border along the coast line (intentional?), general light age toning with occasional light age staining and spotting, good+ only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: America, United States, gazetteers, geography, maps, crn

Item #: 679840

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