EVENTS IN INDIAN HISTORY, BEGINNING WITH AN ACCOUNT OF THE ORIGIN OF THE AMERICAN INDIANS, AND EARLY SETTLEMENTS IN NORTH AMERICA, AND EMBRACING CONCISE BIOGRAPHIES OF THE PRINCIPAL CHIEFS AND HEAD-SACHEMS OF THE DIFFERENT INDIAN TRIBES, WITH NARRATIVES AND CAPTIVITIES,...
Lancaster: G. Hills & Co.,, 1843. Third printing 8vo., 633 pp., 8 large folding lithographic plates, printed on a heavy stock. Scattered foxing and staining. Newly bound in half calf with marbled paper over boards, spine label in gilt. The lithographic plates are in remarkably good condition. Very good. (Item ID: 50736)
The third printing of Howes W-548. Ayer Collection #334. Largely taken from S.G. Drake and B.B. Thatcher. Contains narratives of the captivities of the John Ortiz, Rev. John Williams; Mary Rowlandson; Quintin Stockwell; Sarah Gerish; Elizabeth Heard; John Gyles; Elizabeth Hanson; Nehemiah How; John Fitch; Mary Fowler; Isabella McCoy; and Colonel James Smith.