Item #028153 The Marriage of Pocahontas. Benson J. Lossing.
The Marriage of Pocahontas
The Marriage of Pocahontas

The Marriage of Pocahontas

New York, NY: John C. McRae, 1887. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fair. Item #028153

8 pages. The frontis is a "Key to the Marriage of Pocahontas at Jamestown, From the Original Picture in the Possession of the Publisher" (the owner, John C. McRae). Side-bars on the image give a list of 21 number-keyed persons in the plate; engraved by Henry Brueckner. Lossing's short text gives the story of Pocahontas & Capt. John Smith. Not dated and circa 1887. Approx. 5 3/4" x 8 1/2" size; green decoratively blindstamped cloth over flexible cardstock, gilt cover title and small ornament; all edges (faintly) gilt. Old closed tear a top edge throughout; faint damp-discoloration; top right corner of frontis plate chipped away outside the plate line of the image and text; wear and soil to the covers; in fair condition.

Price: $125.00

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