Lot 204 of 576:
Scarce account of Seminole War in Florida 1836  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$300
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
The War in Florida: Being an Exposition of its Causes, and an Accurate History of the Campaigns of Generals Clinch, Gaines and Scott... By a Late Staff Officer

Author:
[Potter, Woodburne]

Place:
Baltimore

Publisher:
Lewis and Coleman

Date:
1836

Description:

viii, 184 pp. With 2 folding plans (lacks the folding map). (8vo) 19x10.5 cm (7½x4¼"), original cloth. First Edition.

Potter was a Second Lieutenant in the United States Army during the Seminole War. Field 548, 1628; Howes P515; Streeter 1236; Sabin 64673. Old ownership signature of H. Harman, No. 5, to title page and front pastedown. Formerly in the Wilmington Institute Free Library, with spine label and marking, bookplate, a few other markings.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Covers worn stained, joints cracking; front hinge cracked, some foxing within, good, sold as is.


 
Item number:
271964
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