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John Davis Personal Adventures And Travels in the USA   

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Personal Adventures And Travels Of Four Years And A Half In The United States Of America
Davis, John
Printed by W. McDowall

96 pp. 22.5x14 cm (8¾x5½") period half morocco and marbled boards, gilt spine. 

With the illustrated bookplate of American lawyer and politician Edward M. Shepard. "Davis came to the United States in search of literary employment, and had much intercourse with Col. Burr, Jefferson, and others, concerning whom he gives many new facts" - Sabin. Scarce. 

Lot Amendments
Rubbing, general wear and soiling to boards, darkening to edges; interior with scattered light foxing and finger soiling, no blanks at rear; good or better.
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