The Historical Writings of the Late Orsamus H. Marshall. O. H. MARSHALL, William L.  STONE, Orsamus Holmes, introduction.
The Historical Writings of the Late Orsamus H. Marshall
The Historical Writings of the Late Orsamus H. Marshall
The Historical Writings of the Late Orsamus H. Marshall
The Historical Writings of the Late Orsamus H. Marshall
The Historical Writings of the Late Orsamus H. Marshall
The Historical Writings of the Late Orsamus H. Marshall
The Historical Writings of the Late Orsamus H. Marshall
The Historical Writings of the Late Orsamus H. Marshall
The Historical Writings of the Late Orsamus H. Marshall
The Historical Writings of the Late Orsamus H. Marshall
The Historical Writings of the Late Orsamus H. Marshall
The Historical Writings of the Late Orsamus H. Marshall
The Historical Writings of the Late Orsamus H. Marshall

The Historical Writings of the Late Orsamus H. Marshall

Place Published: Albany
Publisher: Joel Munsell’s Son’s, 82 State St.
Date Published: 1887
Edition: 1st
Binding: Hard Cover

First edition. 6-7/8 x 8-3/8 inches. xxiv, [1]-500pp. Original contemporary worn and some flaking to the 3/4 leather binding. Marbled boards. Small waterstain across bottom frontise piece. Uncut deckled edge pages. Exlibris with bookplate and stamp on a couple of pages. Original issued in series: Munsell's historical series ; no. 15.

Good condition. The historical writings of the late Orsamus H. Marshall relating to the early history of the West. Contents;

Introduction. ; A sketch of some of the Indian tribes which formerly dwelt on the borders of the Great Lakes. ; Champlain's expedition against the Onondagas in 1615. ; Champlain's expedition of 1615. Reply to Dr. Shea and Gen. Clark. ; Champlain's astrolabe. ; The building and voyage of the Griffon in 1679. ; Narrative of the expedition of the Marquis de Nonville, against the Senecas in 1687. ; The first visit of De La Salle to the Senecas, made in 1669. ; De Céloron's expedition to the Ohio in 1749. ; The Niagara frontier. ; The New York charter, 1664 and 1674. ; Early notices of the copper regions. ; Index rerum. ; Biographical notices of Mr. Marshall.

Orsamus Marshall was a Buffalo Attorney and one of the founders of the Buffalo Historical Society.

Heavy book, extra postage.
Good. Item #1022

$95.00 USD
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