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    W[illiam] Winterbotham. An Historical, Geographical, Commercial, and Philosophical View of the United States of America, and of the European Settlements in America and the West-Indies... In Four Volumes. New York: Tiebout and O'Brien, for John Reid, 1796. First American edition, with additions and corrections. Four volumes: Volume I - vi, [1], [blank], 590 pp, lacking the frontis and both plates; Volume II - portrait frontis, [4], 493 pp, one plate; Volume III - portrait frontis, [4], 519 pp, four plates; volume VI - portrait frontis, [4], 516, [8] [index] pp, fifteen plates. Ex-library, with spine labels, bookplates and cardholders on front and rear pastedowns. Bound in original calf. Covers detached on three of the four volumes, with joints and hinges cracked on Volume II. Light scattered foxing on endpapers. Text very good.

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