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    The Battle of Seven Oaks

    [John Halkett]. Statement Respecting the Earl of Selkirk's Settlement of Kildonan, upon the Red River, in North America; its Destruction in the years 1815 and 1816; and the Massacre of Governor Semple and His Party. London: J. Brettell, n.d. [1817].

    First edition, first issue. Octavo. 125, lxxxix pages. Folding map drawn and engraved by A. Arrowsmith.

    Contemporary half morocco over marbled boards. Gilt lettering to spine. Marbled endpapers. Bumping to extremities. Head of spine chipped. Very good.

    Sabin 20703.


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