The First Explorations of the Trans-Alleghany Region by the Virginians, 1650-1674.

Cleveland, OH: Arthur H. Clark Co., 1912. First edition. 8vo. 275 pp. Plates, maps, facsimiles. Howes A-194 ("aa"). Haynes 338. Thornton 157. Clark & Brunet 5 ("1010 copies"): "History of the early explorations beyond the Alleghenies, in the Ohio Valley, and extending as far south as Florida. Includes Abram Wood's excursions from Fort McHenry; Thomas Batts and Robert Fallam; James Needham. Includes an extensive historical introduction, annotations, bibliography, and index." Owner's names on front endpaper, else very good. Original red cloth (rubbed), gilt spine title, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. (9455). Item #62683

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