24 x 15 cm. 493,,24,; 608 pp. Contemporary cloth, rebound with spines preserved, new endpapers. With 2 engraved portraits, 2 folding facsimiles with signatures, and 3 folding maps. – Edmund Bailey O’Callaghan, (1797-1880) – ‘His interest in the topic compelled him to learn Dutch in order to understand the Patroon’s land claims. His linguistic skills subsequently led to his employment with the State of New York, a position in which he compiled many volumes of colonial records and translated many of the Dutch-era documents.’ [New Netherland Institute]. – Rebound; only some mild foxing on first or last few lvs, a good set.
Auteur: O’CALLAGHAN, E.B.
Uitgeverij: D. Appleton & Company
Plaats: New York