16 plates including engraved t.p., with tissue guards. 4to, contemporary mottled calf, leather label, a.e.g.; (covers lightly worn, front cover lightly bowed, internally very good except for a some foxing to the margins of the plates). Paris: Ponce and Godefroy, n.d., . "First French book with a title-page mentioning the United States." Howes C-576. This copy is "another issue" according to Howes, USIANA, with no separate title-page. It was published in the same year as the issue with a separate...
3 hand colored folding copperplate maps. 228pp. 8vo, 1/2 morocco: (rubbed, front cover detached). London: R. Baldwin, 1763. First edition. "This work is a classic in the field of colonial and Caribbean literature, embodying as it does one of the clearest statements of eighteenth century philosophy regarding the relations which should exist between a metropole and its outlying possessions." Ragatz, p. 284. Maps depict the Lesser Antilles and Grenada. Sabin 10232. Kress 6081.
New York: Carleton, 1865. Illustrated throughout with b/w drawings, each printed within a colored boarder. Wide 12mo (larger format than usually seen - measuring 6 x 7.5 inches), original pink cloth with beveled edges; gilt-stamped title emblem on cover (spine evenly faded). New York: Carleton, 1865 [title page roman numerals erroneously read MDCLXV]. First Edition. - Sabin 10902.