London: Printed for Archibald Constable and Co. Edinburgh, 1825. Half Bound Leather. 8vo; vii, 408pp; half-bound with marbled paper over board, 5 raised bands to spine with gilt decoration and title; marbled endpapers; gilt tops; light shelf scuffing to bottom cover edges and bumping to corners with some loss, light scattered foxing; very good plus. Very good +. Item #181
An important historical discourse on the native people of North America, their culture and civilization, their interaction with the French, Dutch colonists, English settlers and and military, the introduction to alcohol, and their interactions with missionaries.