American Historical Prints: Early Views of American Cities, Etc. Daniel C. Haskell.

American Historical Prints: Early Views of American Cities, Etc.

New York: The New York Public Library, 1927. Paperback. 8vo. 44 pp. Corners and spine ends slightly bumped. Light rubbing to front and rear cover. Begins with the first known view on the Western Hemisphere, a crude German woodcut, depicting a cannibalistic scene in "the country of the King of the Portugalis," dating from the first decade after the discovery of America, and ends with a lithograph showing the embryo town of San Fransisco during the gold rush of 1849. B/w illustrations. Fine. Item #54474

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