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1128 PINKARD'S (Dr. Geo.) Notes on the West Indies, with observations

on Barbadoes, the Coast of Guiana, the Creoles and slaves of the Western Colonies and the Indians of South America. 3 vols, 8vo. bds. 58-calf, neat. 88 6d-half calf. 68 6d

]806 1129 PISONIS (Gul.) De Indiæ utriusque Re Naturali et Medica, woodcuts,

1658.-Georgii Margravii de regionibus et Indigenis Brasiliæ et Chili ejusdem continentis.-Jac. Bontii Historiæ Naturalis et Medicæ, Indiæ Orientalis. Folio, woodcuts, large clean copy, vellum. 108 6d

Amst., 1658 1130 PITMAN (R. B.) On the Practicability of joining the Atlantic and

Pacific Oceans by a ship canal across the Isthmus of America. 8vo, map, calf gilt. 48 6d

1825 1131 PITOU (L. A.) Voyage a Cayenne dans les deux Ameriques et chez les

Antropophages. 2 vols, 8vo, half calf. 48
Another FINE COPY, calf gilt. 58

1805 1132 PIZARRO y Orellana, Varones Illustres del nuevo Mundo descubridores,

conguistadores y pacificadores del opulento dilato y poderoso Imperio de las Indias occidentales. Folio, new, half calf (stained). £l. ls

Madrid, 1639 1133 PLACIDE-JUSTIN, Histoire de l'Ile d'Hayti ecrit sur les documents

officiels de Sir James Baskett. 8vo, half calf. 38 6d 1826 1134 PLYMOUTH SETTLEMENT. A Relation or Journall of the beginning

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from the facsimilies in Dr. Cheever's reprint) very rare. £3 38 1622 1135 POETICAL Picture of America, being observations made during a resi

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1809 Southey's copy, with his autograph. 1136 POINSETT's Notes on Mexico. 8vo. large map, bds. 48 Phil., 1824 1137 POINSETT. Another Edition. 8vo, map, bds. 48 Lond., 1825 1138 POLITICAL Essays concerning the present state of the British Empire,

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1772 From pp. 226 to 442 relate to America. 1139 POLITE Traveller. Being a Modern View of the 13 United States of America. 12mo, map, calf. 28

1783 1140 POMPONII MELÆ de Orbis situ, una cum Commentariis Joach. Vadiani.

Folio, curious front, fine clean copy, half calf. 128 Basil, 1522

Important for the study of American History, see Humboldt's Cosmos, vol. 2. 1141 PONCEAU (Peter S. Du). Discourse on the Early History of Penn- ,

sylvania, being an annual oration before the American Philosophical Society. 8vo, half morocco. 3s

Philadelphia, 1821 1142 POPPLE'S Map of the British Empire in America. On 20 sheets COLOURED, royal folio, half-bound. 148

1733 1 1143 PORACCHI (Thomaso). L'Isole piu famose del mondo. Folio, maps, engraved by Gir. Porro, vellum. Os

Venezia, 1576

1144 PORACCHI. Another Copy, folio, FINE COPY, ruled with red lines, old
red morocco, gilt leaves. 158.

Denet., 1576
It describes Hispaniola, Cuba, and the Island of Santa Croce, or Mondo Novo, Jamaica, Porto

Rico, and the great city of Temistitum (Mexico) with very neat copper plate maps. 1145 PORRES. Vita del B. Martino de Porres terziario professo dell'ordine

de' predicatori nella provincia di S. Giovanni Battista del Peru. 4to, portrait, half bound. 58

Roma, 1837 1146 PORTLOCK and Dixon's Voyage round the World, but more particularly

to the North-West Coast of America. 4to, maps and plates, very
neat. 68

1789 1147 POTERAT (Marquis de). Journal d'un Voyage au Cap de Horn, au

Chili au Peru, aux Íles Philippines et à la côte de la Nouvelle Es-
pagne. 4to, calf neat. 58

Paris, 1815 1148 POWNALL (T., Governor of Massachusetts Bay and South Carolina.)

Topographical description of such parts of North America as are contained in the annexed map of the middle British Colonies, and

in North America. Folio, large folding map, half calf gilt. 188 1776 1149 PowNALL (Thomas). Administration of the Colonies. 8vo. SECOND EDITION, neat. 38

1765 1150 POWNALL. 8vo. THIRD EDITION, half calf. 38 6d

1766 1151 PoWNALL FOURTH EDITION. 8vo, half calf. 4s 6d

1768 To 1152 PoWNALL's (Thos.) Memorial on the present state of affairs between the Old and New World. 8vo. half calf. 38 6d

1780 1153 POYER (John). History of Barbadoes, from the first discovery of the

Island, in the year 1605, to the accession of Lord Seaforth, 1801.

4to, bds. 4s 6d-half calf, 4s 6dwhole bound, 58 60 1808 1154 Poyntz's (Capt. John). Present State of the famous and fertile

Island of Tobago to the southward of the Island of Barbadoes, to
which is added proposals for encouragement of all those that are
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ANOTHER COPY, half morocco, 93
1155 PRATZ (Le P. du). Histoire de la Louisiane contenant la decouverte

de ce vaste pays ; deux Voyages dans le Nord du nouveau Mexique.

3 vols. 12mo, maps and plates, calf neat, 8s 6d Paris, 1758 1156 PREFONTAINE (M. de). Maison Rustique a l'usage des habitans de la

partie de la France equinoxiale connue sous le nom de Cayenne et Dictionnaire Galibi par M. D. L. S. 8vo, plates, neat, scarce. 98

Paris, 1763 1157 PRESCOTT's (W. H.) History of the Conquest of Peru, with a pre

liminary view of the civilisation of the Incas. 2 vols. 8vo, 2
portraits, cloth. £l. ls pub. at £l. 128

1847 1158 PRESCOTT's (W. H.) History of the Conquest of Mexico, with pre

liminary view of ancient Mexican Civilisation, and life of the Con

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1161 PRESENT State of Nova Scotia, with a brief account of Canada and

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1787 1162 PRESTON'S (T. R.) Three Years' Residence in Canada, from 1837 to

1839, 2 vols. post, 8vo, bds. 48-half calf, gilt. 58 1840 1163 PRICE's (Dr. R.) Observations on Civil Liberty and the Justice and Policy of the war with America. 8vo, half calf, ls 6d

1771 1164 PRICE (R.) Observations and additional observations on the nature

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Dublin, 1776-7 1165 PRIEST (Wm. a Musician). Travels in the United States of America, i 1793 to 1797. 8vo. plate, new, half calf. 38

1802 1166 PRIEST's American Antiquities, and Discoveries in the West, being an

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Albany, 1838 1167 PRINCE (Thomas). Chronological History of New England, in the form of Annals. Vol. 1, all printed, 8vo, calf, neat. 78 6d

Boston, N. E., 1736 1168 PROCEEDINGS of the Assembly of Jamaica, in regard to the Maroon

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1796 1169 PROCTOR's (Robert) Narrative of a Journey across the Cordillera of : the Andes, and of a Residence in Lima, and other parts of Peru. 8vo, bds. 38calf, neat. 4s

1825 1170 PULTENEY'S (W.) Letter addressed to two Great Men, on the prospect

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1760 1171 PURCHAS, his Pilgrimes, containing Peregrinations and Discoveries in

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1625 1172 PURSH's (F.) Flora Americæ Septentrionalis; or a Systematic Arrange

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1816 1173 PUTNAM'S (G. P.) American Facts, or Notes and Statistics on the United States. Post 8vo, portraits, cloth. 28 6d

1845 1174 PYM's (A. G. of Nantucket) Extraordinary Adventures in the South Seas. Post 8vo, cloth. 28


1175 QUEBEC. Abstract of those parts of the Custom of the Viscounty

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1774 1177 QUEBEC. Account of the Proceedings of the Inhabitants of the Pro

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1775 1178 QUINCY (Josiah, Jun.). Memoir of the Life of Josiah Quincy, Jun., O of Massachusetts. 8vo, bds. 4s 6d

Boston, 1825 1179 MEMORIAL por el Licenciado Don Alonso de Castillo Herrera oydor

mas antiguo de la real audiencia de Quito que la Governava. Fol.
bds. title mended. 58

No place or date (about 1676). 1180 RAINSFORD's Historical Account of the Black Empire of Hayti. 4to.

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auri abundantissimi in America annis 1564, 1595, 1596, nunc Vero
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Noriberga, 1599 1182 RALEIGH (Walter) Warachtighe Ende groudige beschryvinghe Van

het groot en Gout-rijck Conigrijck Van Guiana. Oblong Quarto.
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Tot Amsterdam, 1617 Ar account of Sir Walter Raleigh and Captain Laurence Keymis's Voyages to Guiana. 1183 RALEIGH (Sir Walter) Judicious and Select Essays and Observations

upon the first invention of shipping, the misery of invasive war,
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1650 1184 RALEIGH's (Sir Walter) Discovery of the large, rich, and beautiful

Empire of Guiana, 1596. Edited with unpublished documents
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cloth. 10s 6d

Hakluyt Soc. 1848 1185 RALEIGH. Declaration of the Demeanor and Carriage of Sir Walter

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returne. 4to, half calf. 68

1618 1186 RAMSAY (Dr. David) History of the Revolution of South Carolina, from

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Trenton, 1785 1187 RAMSAY (Dr. David) History of the American Revolution. 2 vols.

8vo, half calf. 68 6d-ANOTHER, whole calf. 78 6d 1791
RAMSAY. ANOTHER EDITION. 2 vols. 8vo, very neat, in half
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1793 1188 RAMSAY (Dr. David) History of the United States, from their first

settlement as English Colonies, in 1607, to the year 1808, continued
to the Treaty of Ghent, by Rev. Dr. S. S. Smith, and others. 3
vols. 8vo, bds. 98

Philadelphia, 1818

T 1189 RAMUSIO (Giov. Batt.) Navigationi et Viaggi raccolta et da lui

dichiarato e illustrato. 3 vols. folio, curious maps and woodcuts,

good clean copy, half calf (vol. I wants 2 leaves). £2. 28 1613 1190 RANKING (John) Historical Researches on the Conquest of Peru,

Mexico, Bogota, and Talomeco, in the thirteenth century, by the
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1827 1191 RAYNAL, Histoire de la Revolution de l'Amerique. 12mo, half calf. 28-bds. ls 6d

1781 1192 RAYNAL, Histoire Philosophique et Politique des Etablissemens et du

Commerce des Europeens dans les deux Indes, with maps and plans, together 5 vols. 4to, plates by Moreau, FINE COPY, whole bound in

russia, formerly Bryan Edwards's copy. 188 Geneve, 1780 1193 RAYNAL's History of the Settlements and Trade of the Europeans in

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1782 1194 RECCHI (Nard. Ant.) Rerum Medicarum Novæ Hispaniæ Thesaurus

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Roma, 1651 1195 RECHERCHES Historiques et Politiques sur les Etats-Unies de

l'Amerique, par un Citoyen de Virginie. 4 vols. 8vo, calf neat. 108 6d

Colle, 1788 The author was M. Mazzei, who emigrated to America before the Revolution, and established himself in Virginia, near Monticello, where he planted a vineyard. He was intimate with

Jefferson, through whose influence he was sent on a mission to the Grand Duke of Tuscany. 1196 RECUEIL de Divers Voyages faits en Afrique et en l'Amerique qui n'ont point esté publiez. 4to, maps and plates, calf, neat. 158

Paris, 1684 The Maps of Jamaica, Barbadoes, Coasts of New England, are curious; the volume relates

principally to Barbadoes, Jamaica, Guiana, Customs of the Caribs, &c. 1197 RECUEIL de Voyages au Nord (Greenland, Spitzbergen, Newfoundland,

Mississippi, California, Gulph of St. Lawrence, &c.) contenant divers Memoires tres utiles au Commerce et à la Navigation. 3 vols. 12mo, maps and plates, calf. 68

Amst. 1715 1198 RECUEIL des Loix Constitutives des Colonies Angloises confédérées

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Paris, 1778 Dedicated to Dr. Franklin. 1199 RED RIVER Colony. Mc Donell (Alex.) Narrative of Transactions

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Firenze, 1671


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