Lot 12 of 478:
Three volumes of Americana  

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Three volumes of Americana


Various places


Various dates



  • Dickerson, Edward N. The Navy of the United States. An exposure of its condition, and the causes of its failure, contained in a speech delivered to a jury in the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia, before Chief-Justice Carter. By Edward N. Dickerson, of New-York, in the case of Mattingly vs. The Washington and Alexandria Steamboat Company. 80 pp. (8vo), printed wrappers, housed in custom folding box of leather and marbled boards, gilt spine. New York: John A. Gray & Green, printers, 1864.
  • Robeson, Geo. M. And H E Mullan. Loss of the United States Steamer Oneida: Letter from the Secretary of the Navy in Answer to a Resolution of the House of March 2, Calling for Information Regarding the Loss of the U.S. Steamer Oneida. (41st Cong., 2nd Sess., House Executive Document, 236 pts 1 & 2).  86;30 pp. With folding map at rear. Disbound. Rubber library stamps and a few closed tears to map at stub. [Washington: GPO], 1870.
  • Taylor, Richard. Destruction and Reconstruction: Personal Experiences of the Late War of the United States. 369 + [2] ad pp. (8vo), red cloth. Hinges cracked. London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1879.

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Varying degrees of wear; all volumes very good.

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