Lot 35 of 305:
Renewal of Oregon joint occupation, 1828  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$900
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Title:
Convention between His Majesty and the United States of America, relative to the territory on the north-west coast of America. Signed at London, August 6, 1827

Author:
**

Place:
London

Publisher:
Printed by R.G. Clarke

Date:
1828

Description:
[4] pp. 31x19.5 cm. (12¼x7¾"), modern quarter morocco & marbled boards, spine lettered in gilt. First Edition. An agreement to extend the third article of the British-U.S. Treaty of 1818, providing for joint occupation of Oregon Territory, which was to expire. A significant document of great rarity: OCLC/WorldCat lists only two copies, at Yale and the University of Washington.

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Condition:
Darkened along fore-margin of title-page; fine.


 
Item number:
213573
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