Lot 531 of 613:
Prescott's History of the Conquest of Peru  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$72
Estimate:
$10 - $100

Title:
History of the Conquest of Peru, with a Preliminary View of the Civilization of the Incas

Author:
Prescott, William Hickling.

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Harper and Brothers

Date:
1847

Description:

2 volumes. 2 steel-engraved frontispiece portraits; engraved facsimile of Pizarro's signatures; map. (8vo) original blindstamped cloth, gilt-lettered spines. First American Edition.

BAL's state 'B' with no printer's imprint on title page verso in Volume 1 (no priority established). BAL 16346; Sabin 65272.


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Condition:
Spines sunned, some wear; foxing; very good.


 
Item number:
285722a
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