INDIAN TREATIES PRINTED BY BENJAMIN FRANKLIN 1736-1762. Carl Van Doren, Julian P. Boyd.

INDIAN TREATIES PRINTED BY BENJAMIN FRANKLIN 1736-1762

Philadelphia: The Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 1938. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 340p plus 88p introduction. 1st ltd. ed. Ex-library copy of an oversize tan cloth hardcover book in good condition. Library sticker on spine and back cover. Cover lightly stained and edgeworn. Previous owner's sticker on front pastedown endpaper. Pages 4-5 tanned. Otherwise clean and tight. Item #144426

Limited edition; one of 500 available copies. Features facsimile reprints of 13 Indian treaties printed by Benjamin Franklin. Reproduction of a 1737 Bucks County map near the front, depicting the Indian Walking Purchase. Introduction by Van Doren; notes by Boyd. Rear endpaper features a map of Iroquois territory in question within the treaties. Measures approx. 15.5" x 10.25"

Price: $250.00

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