Fifty Years in Both Hemispheres, or, Reminiscences of the Life of a Former Merchant.

NOLTE, Vincent.

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Description: 484pp. 12mo, cloth. N.Y.: Redfield, 1854. First Edition in English. vg

Comments: "Adopting this city, (New Orleans) as his American home, which he defended as a soldier in the Battle of New Orleans, he began thirty- three years of shuttling between New Orleans and the European continent. Although his chief business was cotton speculation, he was early engaged in a gigantic banking scheme to bring silver from Mexico to the United States and then to ship it to Napoleon." Clark Old South II, 161. Howes N-169.

Binding: hardcover
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 95852

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