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Atlas of the States and Territories Over Which Land Surveys Have Been Extended., [C. Roeser]
101 [C. Roeser] Atlas of the States and Territories Over Which Land Surveys Have Been Extended.
Washington, D.C. General Land Office 1879 Hardcover 
Index + twenty-nine double spread lithographed linen backed maps, each with its own leather tab. Original brown half calf with large calf label lettered in gold on the front panel. This copy made for Republican Congressman Jeremiah W. Dwight of New York, with his name lettered under the title and his signature in pencil on the lower right corner of the first map. A scarce atlas that includes the Western states, territories, and Indian territories. The front joint is tender, wear to extremities, spine worn and missing about an inch at heel. Internally very clean. A very good copy. Phillips 1405. 
Price: 17500.00 USD
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102 [George W. Traver] Tacoma and Vicinity.
Tacoma, WA George W. Traver, Publisher 1889 Hardcover 
Original green pictorial cloth lettered in black and gold on the front panel. With twenty-four illustrations of public and private buildings and scenery, each accompanied by a description. George W. Traver's stamp on first page and rear pastedown endpaper, previous owner's stamp on first page, some wear to extremities and light stains to cloth. Hinges a bit weak. A good+ copy. ; Oblong octavo 
Price: 150.00 USD
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A General History of the Proceedings and Cruelties, of the Court of Inquisition; in Spain, Portugal, &c. Consisting Chiefly of Facts Well Attested, Intermix'd with Many Remarkable Tryals and Sufferings; Such as Have Never Before Been Collected into One Entire Volume, and Are Now Only to Be Found in the Closet of the Curious... To Which Is Prefix'd, an Introduction Concerning Heresy, Bigotry and Persecution. With Copper-Plates Representing the Bloody and Inhuman Tortures of the Inquisition., [Inquisition]
103 [Inquisition] A General History of the Proceedings and Cruelties, of the Court of Inquisition; in Spain, Portugal, &c. Consisting Chiefly of Facts Well Attested, Intermix'd with Many Remarkable Tryals and Sufferings; Such as Have Never Before Been Collected into One Entire Volume, and Are Now Only to Be Found in the Closet of the Curious... To Which Is Prefix'd, an Introduction Concerning Heresy, Bigotry and Persecution. With Copper-Plates Representing the Bloody and Inhuman Tortures of the Inquisition.
London 1737 Hardcover 
xiv, 270, 2pp. Contemporary full calf, spine elaborately decorated in gold and with red label lettered in gold. Engraved frontispiece and three inserted plates, initials, head-pieces, and tail-pieces. Boards are well worn, joints partially cracked, 19th century owner's name on the front free endpaper, light toning to text block. A good+ copy. Uncommon. Sabin 32200; 16mo 
Price: 1000.00 USD
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104 [James Lawson] Tales and Sketches, by a Cosmopolite.
New York Elam Bliss 1830 First Edition Hardcover 
256pp. Contemporary quarter calf over marbled boards. Boards are heavily worn, titles in ink on the spine, scattered foxing, light soiling, small tear to three of the leaves (not affecting text), a couple of minor annotations in ink. A good copy. Sabin 94244. ; Octavo 
Price: 350.00 USD
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Reales ordenanzas para la direccion, régimen y gobierno del importante cuerpo de la mineria de Nueva-España, y de su real tribunal general. De orden de su Magestad., [New Spain]
105 [New Spain] Reales ordenanzas para la direccion, régimen y gobierno del importante cuerpo de la mineria de Nueva-España, y de su real tribunal general. De orden de su Magestad.
Madrid 1789 First Edition Hardcover 
xlvi, 214pp. Contemporary quarter leather over marbled boards. Large heraldic engraved flyleaf. Heavy wear to extremities, dampstain affecting the fore edge of the text block. "A rare and valuable compendium of the old mining laws and mineral customs printed only for the use of the parties concerned, and prepared by Josef de Galvez." Sabin 56260. ; Quarto 
Price: 3000.00 USD
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106 [New York State - Niagara Falls] Documents of the Assembly of the State of New York. One Hundred and Third Session, 1880. Volume VI. -- Nos. 76 to 89 Inclusive.
Albany, NY Weed, Parsons and Company 1880 First Edition Hardcover 
Recent red full calf, spine with four raised bands, lettered and decorated in gold. Complete with nine heliotypes depicting Niagara falls, plates and foldouts. A touch of foxing, minor restoration to the edge of some of the leaves. A near fine copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 750.00 USD
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107 [New York State] An Account of Knoepfel's Schoharie Cave, Schoharie County, New-York: With the History of Its Discovery, Subterranean Lake, Minerals, and Natural Curiosities. Illustrated with Engravings.
New York Printed by W. E. & J. Sibell 1853 First Edition Wrappers 
16pp. Original wrappers. Include two large foldouts. Chipping to edges, old tape reinforcements to spine and folds, previous owners' names on cover, number on title, old stain affecting some of the leaves. A good copy. Sabin 38136. ; Octavo 
Price: 300.00 USD
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108 [Pacific Railroad Survey] Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route for a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Made Under the Direction of the Secretary of War, in 1853-4, According to Acts of Congress of March 3, 1853, May 31, 1854, and August 5, 1854. Complete Set.
Washington, D.C. A. O. P. Nicholson 1855-60 First Edition Hardcover 
Twelve volumes in thirteen. Contemporary quarter calf over marbled boards (except the maps volume that was rebound in cloth). Profusely illustrated with hundreds of lithographs in color, engravings, woodcuts, foldouts. Light scattered foxing, volume twelve part one has two plates inserted, mild overall wear. Overall, a nice complete set, in better condition than usually found. Howes P3. ; Quarto 
Price: 10000.00 USD
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109 [State of New York] Laws of the State of New York, in Relation to the Erie and Champlain Canals, Together with the Annual Reports of the Canal Commissioners, and Other Documents, Requisite for a Complete Official History of Those Works. Also, Correct Maps Delineating the Routes of the Erie and Champlain Canals, and Designating the Lands Through Which They Pass.
Albany, NY Published by Authority of the State 1825 First Edition 
In two volumes. 614pp; 666pp. Disbound. Engraved frontispiece, three inserted plates, six foldout maps plus a large foldout map and profile of the Erie canal (not called for in the index) in volume one; one foldout map in volume two. Some light scattered foxing, dusty edges. A good complete set. Sabin 22745. ; Octavo 
Price: 650.00 USD
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Laws of the State of New York, in Relation to the Erie and Champlain Canals, Together with the Annual Reports of the Canal Commissioners, and Other Documents, Requisite for a Complete Official History of Those Works. Also, Correct Maps Delineating the  Routes of the Erie and Champlain Canals, and Designating the Lands Through Which They Pass., [State of New York]
110 [State of New York] Laws of the State of New York, in Relation to the Erie and Champlain Canals, Together with the Annual Reports of the Canal Commissioners, and Other Documents, Requisite for a Complete Official History of Those Works. Also, Correct Maps Delineating the Routes of the Erie and Champlain Canals, and Designating the Lands Through Which They Pass.
Albany, NY Published by Authority of the State 1825 First Edition Hardcover 
In two volumes. 614pp; 666pp. Contemporary quarter calf over marbled boards, red leather labels lettered in gold on the spines. Engraved frontispiece, three inserted plates, six foldout maps in volume one; one foldout map in volume two. Some light scattered foxing, wear to extremities. A very good- complete set. Sabin 22745. ; Octavo 
Price: 750.00 USD
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Map of the Yellowstone and Missouri Rivers and Their Tributaries. Explored by Capt. W. F. Raynolds and 1st Lieut. H. E. Maynadier, 1859-60., [U. S. War Department]
111 [U. S. War Department] Map of the Yellowstone and Missouri Rivers and Their Tributaries. Explored by Capt. W. F. Raynolds and 1st Lieut. H. E. Maynadier, 1859-60.
U. S. War Department [1867] Map Very Good-, dust jacket only 
Large folding map measuring 42 x 27.5" mounted on canvas. A few old repairs to folds. Overall condition is very good. 
Price: 750.00 USD
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The Constitutions of the United States, According to the Latest Amendments; to Which Are Annexed, the Declaration of Independence; and the Federal Constitution; with the Amendments Thereto. This Edition Contains the Constitution of Vermont, Not in Any Former One., [United States]
112 [United States] The Constitutions of the United States, According to the Latest Amendments; to Which Are Annexed, the Declaration of Independence; and the Federal Constitution; with the Amendments Thereto. This Edition Contains the Constitution of Vermont, Not in Any Former One.
Philadelphia From the Press of Carey, Stewart, and Co. 1791 First Edition Hardcover 
176pp. Contemporary full brown calf with red label lettered in gold on the spine. Leather is worn, especially along the edges, light toning to text, previous owner's name on the front free endpaper. Former library copy with two stamps and numbers in pencil on title. A good copy. Sabin 16097. ; 12mo 
Price: 2000.00 USD
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