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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. 5s—calf, neat. 8s 6d—half calf . 6s 6d 1806

1129 Pisonis (Gul.) De Indiae utriusque Re Naturali et Medica, woodcuts,

1658.—Georgii Margravii de regionibus et Indigenis Brasiliae et Chili ejusdem continentis.—Jac. Bontii Historiae Naturalis et Medicae, Indiae Orientalis. Folio, woodcuts, large clean copy, vellum. 10s 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. 4s 6d 1825

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

Antropophages. 2 vols, 8vo, hal f calf. 4s—

Another Fine Copy, calf gilt. 5s 1805

1132 Pizarro y OreUana, Varones Illustres delnuevo Mundo descubridores,

conguistadores y pacificadores del opulento dilato y poderoso Imperio de las Indias occidentales. Folio, new, half calf (stained). £1. Is

Madrid, 1639

1133 PlacideJustin, Histoire de l'D.e d'Hayti ecrit sur les documents

officiels de Sir James Baskett. 8vo, half calf. 3s 6d 1826

1134 Plymouth Settlement. A Relation or Journall of the beginning

and proceedings of the English Plantations settled at Plymouth, in New England, by certain English Adventurers, both merchants and others. 4to, bluemor., extra gilt leaves (the first six leaves are supplied from the facsimilies in Dr. Cheever's reprint) very rare. £3 3s 1622

1135 Poetical Picture of America, being observations made during a resi

dence of several years in Virginia. By a Lady. 12mo, cloth. 3s 6d ' ... igo9

Southey's copy, with his autograph.

- 1136 Poinsett's Notes on Mexico. 8vo. large map, bds. 4s Phil., 1824

1137 Poinsett. Another Edition. 8vo, map, bds. 4s Lond., 1825

1138 Political Essays concerning the present state of the British Empire,

particularly respecting natural advantages and disadvantages, constitution, agriculture, manufactures, the colonies, and commerce. 4to, calf neat. 5s 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. 2s 1783

1140 Pomponii Melje de Orbis situ, una cum Commentariis Joach. Vadiani.

Folio, curious front, fine clean copy, half calf. 12s 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. 14s 1733

1143 Poracchi (Thomaso). L'Isole piujfamose del mondo. Folio, maps,

engraved by Gir. Porro, vellum. 9s Venezia, 15I6 1144 Poracchi. Another Copy, folio, Fine Copy, ruled with red lines, old

red morocco, gilt leaves. 15s. Penet.,15I6

It describes Hispaniola, Cuba, and the Island of Santa Croce, or Hondo 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 . ,v> de' predicatori nella provincia di S. Giovanni Battista del Peru. 4to,

portrait, half bound. 5s Roma, 1837

1146 Port/lock and Dixon's Voyage round the World, but more particularly

to the North-West Coast of America. 4to, maps and plates, very neat. 6s 1789

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

Chili au Peru, aux lies Philippines et a la cote de la Nouvelle Espagne. 4to, calf neat. 5s 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, halfcalf gilt. 18s 1776

1149 Pownall (Thomas). Administration of the Colonies. 8vo. Second

Edition, neat. 3s 1765

1150 Pownall. 8vo. Third Edition, half calf . 3s 6d 1766

1151 Pownall Fourth Edition. 8vo, half calf. is 6d 1768

1152 Pownall's (Thos.) Memorial on the present state of affairs between

the Old and New World. 8vo. half calf. 3s 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 6dhalf calf , 4s 6dwhole bound, 5s 6d 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 minded to settle there. 4to, neat, in brown calf, rare, 12s 1695— Another Copy, half morocco, 9s

1155 Pratz (Le P. du). Histoire de la Louisiane contenant la decouverte a 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 al'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. 9s

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. £1. Is pub. at £1. 12s 1847

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

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1159 Prescott's (W. H.) History of the Conquest of Peru, with preliminary

view of the Civilisation of the Incas. 3 vols, post, 8vo, cloth. 13s 1850

1160 Present State of Great Britain and North America. (By Dr. John

Mitchell.) 8vo, neat. 4s 1767 1161 Present State of Nova Scotia, with a brief account of Canada and

the British Islands on the Coast of N. America. 8vo, Second Edition, enlarged, map, calf, gilt. 5s 1787

1162 Preston's (T. R.) Three Years' Residence in Canada, from 1837 to

1839, 2 vols. post, 8vo, bds. 4s—half calf\gilt. 5s 1840

1163 Price's (Dr. R.) Observations on Civil Liberty and the Justice

and Policy of the war with America. 8vo, half calf, Is 6d


1164 Price (R.) Observations-and additional observations on the nature

and value of Civil Liberty, Principles of Government, and Justice and Policy of the War with America. 2 vols in one, 12mo, neat, 2s' Dublin, 1776-7

1165 Priest (Wm. a Musician). Travels in the United States of America,

1793 to 1797. 8vo.plate, new, half calf'. 3s 1802

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

Exhibition of the evidence of an Ancient Civilized People many centuries before the discovery by Colombus. 8vo. plates, Fifth Edition, neat. 6s Albany, 1838

1167 Prince (Thomas). Chronological History of New England, in the

form of Annals. Vol. 1, all printed, 8vo, calf, neat. 7s 6d

Boston, N. E., 1736

1168 Proceedings of the Assembly of Jamaica, in regard to the Maroon

Negroes, with observations on their manners and habits. By B. Edwards. 8vo, front by Abr. Raimbach, the friend of Wilkie, very neat. 4s 6d '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. 3s—calf , neat. 4s 1825

1170 Pdlteney's (W.) Letter addressed to two Great Men, on the prospect

of Peace, and on the terms to be insisted on in the Negotiation. 8vo, neat. 2s 6d 1760

1171 Purchas, his Pilgrimes, containing Peregrinations and Discoveries in

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1172 Pursh's (F.) Flora Americae Septentrionalis; ora Systematic Arrange

ment and Description of the Plants of North America. 2 vols. 8vo, many plates, bds. 9s 1816

1173 Putnam's (G. P.) American Facts, or Notes and Statistics on the

United States. Post 8vo, portraits, cloth. 2s 6d 1845

1174 Pym's (A. G. of Nantucket) Extraordinary Adventures in the South

Seas. Post 8vo, cloth. 2s' 1838 1175 Quebec. Abstract of those parts of the Custom of the Viscounty

and Provostship of Paris, which were received and practised in the Province of Quebec, in the time of the French, 1772—Abstract of the Loix de Police of ditto, 1772—Royal Edicts and Declarations of ditto, 1772. In 1 vol. folio, neat. 6s

1176 Quebec. Plan of a Code of Laws for the Province of Quebec,

reported by the Advocate-General (James Marriott). 8vo, Privately Printed, neat. 6s 177.4

1177 Quebec. Account of the Proceedings of the Inhabitants of the Pro

vince of Quebec, in order to obtain an House of Assembly in that Province (by Baron Maseres). 8vo, neat. 4s 6d 1775

1178 Quincy (Josiah, Jun.). Memoir of the Life of Josiah Quincy, Jun.,

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. 5s No place or date (about I6I6).

1180 Rainsford's Historical Account of the Black Empire of Hayti. 4to.

plates, leather back, uncut. 5s—Another, half russia. 6s 1805

1181 Raleigh (Gualtherum) Brevis et admiranda Descriptio regni Guiana

auri abundantissimi in America annis 1564, 1595, 1596, nunc Vero in Latinum Sermonum translata. 4to, very curious plates, fine copy, calf, neat. £1. lis 6d Noribergm, 1599

1182 Raleigh (Walter) Warachtighe Ende groudige beschryvinghe Van

het groot en Gout-rijck Conigrijck Van Guiana. Oblong Quarto. Half morocco. 15s Tot Amsterdam, 1617

An account of Sir Walter Raleigh and Captain Laurence Keymis'a Voyages to Guiana.

1183 Raleigh (Sir Walter) Judicious and Select Essays and Observations

upon the first invention of shipping, the misery of invasive war, the Navy Royall and Sea Service, with his Apologie for his Voyage to Guiana. 12mo, old calf, scarce. Is 6d 1650

1184 Raleigh's (Sir Walter) Discovery of the large, rich, and beautiful

Empire of Guiana, 1596. Edited with unpublished documents relating to that Country, by Sir Robert Schomburgk. 8vo, map, cloth. 10s 6d '" Hakluyt Soc. 1848

1185 Raleigh. Declaration of the Demeanor and Carriage of Sir Walter

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1186 Ram Say (Dr. David) History of the Re volution of South Carolina, from

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1187 Ramsay (Dr. David) History of the American Revolution. 2 vols.

8vo, half calf. 6s 6dAnother, whole calf. Is 6d 1791 Bamsay. Another Edition. 2 vols. 8vo, very neat, in half calf. 7s '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. 9s Philadelphia, 1818 1189 Ramusio (Giov. Batt.) Navigationi et Viaggi raccolta et da lui

dichiarato e illustrate 3 vols. folio, curious maps and woodcuts, good clean, copy, half calf (vol. 1 wants 2 leaves). £2. 2s 1613

1190 Ranking (John) Historical Researches on the Conquest of Peru,

Mexico, Bogota, and Talomeco, in the thirteenth century, by the
Mongols. 8vo, maps and ports. bds. 6* 1827

1191 Raynal, Histoire de la Revolution de l'Amerique. 12mo, half calf .

2s—bds. Is6d 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. 18s Geneve, 1780

1193 Raynal's History of the Settlements and Trade of the Europeans in

the East and West Indies. 6 vols. 12mo, half calf (wanting title to the 1st volume), 3s 6d 1782

1194 Recchi (Nard. Ant.) Rerum Medicarum Novae Hispaniae Thesaurus

sive Plantarum, Animalium mineralium Mexicanorum Historia ex Francisci Hernandez, Novi Orbis Medici Primarii relationibus in ipsa Mexicana Urbe conscriptio, a Terentio, Fabro, et Lynceis Notis illustrata. Thick folio, engraved title and numerous woodcuts, calf, neat. £1. 4s Soma, 1651

1195 Recherches Historiques et Politiques sur les Etats-Unies de

l'Amerique, par un Citoyen de Virginie. 4 vols. 8vo, calf neat. 10s 6d "" Colls, 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 este publiez. 4to, maps and plates, calf, neat. 15s

Paris, 1684

The Maps of Jamaica, Barbadoes, Coasts of New England, are curious; the volume relates principally to Uarbadoes, 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 a la Navigation. 3 vols. 12mo, maps and plates, calf. 6s Amst.1IV&

1198 Recueil des Loix Constitutives des Colonies Angloises confederees

sous la Denomination d'Etats unis de l'Amerique Septentrionale par Regnier. 12mo, calf, neat. 3s Paris, 1778

Dedicated to Dr. Franklin.

1199 Red River Colony. Mc Donell (Alex.) Narrative of Transactions

in the Red River Country, from the commencement of the operations of the Earl of Selkirk. 8vo, map, 1819—Report of the Proceedings connected with the disputes between the Earl of Selkirk and the North-West Company, at the Assises at York, Upper Canada, pp. 478, 1819. In 1 vol. 8vo. half calf . 5s

1200 Redi (Francesio) Esperienze intorno a Diverse cose naturali e par

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