Bibliotheca Americana Et Selectissima: Catalogue of an Extraordinary Collection of Books Relating to America ... which Will be Sold at Auction by Bangs, Brother & Co. ...
Baker & Goodwin, 1857 - Americana - 152 pages
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Page 30 - Description of the ruins of an ancient city discovered near Palenque in the Kingdom of Guatemala...
Page 27 - Forest scenes and incidents in the wilds of North America; being a diary of a winter's route from Halifax to the Canadas, and during four months residence in the woods on the borders of Lakes Huron and Simcoe.
Page 13 - The History of the Discovery and Conquest of the Canary Islands. Translated from a Spanish Manuscript lately found in the Island of Palma. With an enquiry into the origin of the ancient inhabitants.
Page 48 - MEMOIRS of an Unfortunate Young Nobleman; returned from a Thirteen Years Slavery in America where he had been sent by the wicked contrivances of his Cruel Uncle.
Page 63 - Recueil de voiages au Nord, contenant divers Memoires tres utiles au Commerce et a la Navigation.
Page 4 - Narrative of an Expedition | to the | East Coast of Greenland, | sent by order of the King of Denmark, | in search of | the lost colonies, | under the command of | Capt n WA Graah.
Page 130 - Oriental Album. Characters, Costumes, and Modes of Life in the Valley of the Nile. Illustrated from Designs taken on the Spot, by E. Prisse. With Descriptive Letter-press, by James Augustus St.
Page 20 - St. Vincents, Martinico, Dominico, Barbouthos, Monserrat, Mevis, Antego, &c. in all XXVIII. In Two Books. The First containing the Natural; The Second, the Moral History of those Islands. Illustrated with several Pieces of Sculpture, representing the most considerable Rarities therein Described. With a Caribbian Vocabulary.