Item Details

Appendiculæ Historicæ, or, Shreds of History Hung on a Horn

By Fred. W. Lucas .
Format
Book
Published
London, Printed for the author; and sold by Henry Stevens & Son, 1891.
Language
English
Related Title
Appendiculæ historicæ.
Description
iv, 216 p. plate, maps (part fold.) 30 cm.
Notes
  • "It [the powder horn] bears upon the yellow surface, a map, cut with the point of a knife, embracing ... the greater part of the modern state of New York, with the addition of a small portion of the Dominion of Canada containing Montreal." "The horn is not dated. There is however internal evidence that it is not earlier than 1759 nor later than 1783."
  • Includes indexes.
  • "Errata and addendum" slip (7 lines) tipped in at front.
  • List of principal authorities: Books, p. 159-166; maps, p. 167-175.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Original pictorial tan boards with tan cloth backstrip.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic

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    a| United States x| History y| Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
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