Private, 1895, Softcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, Unstated
GEORGE W. VAN SICLEN and others. New Amsterdam's Founder, no place, no publisher, 1895. Octavo, private edition, unpaginated pamphlet, wraps, leaves unopened. Reprints letters relating to the founding of New York, either by Peter Minuit or Jesse De Forest. Apparently the argument began when the mayor's secretary asserted in 1895 that the founder was Minuit. Condition of this book: Covers' edges toned, overall very good. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; United States; 19th century; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54870.