LETTERS FROM AN AMERICAN FARMER, New Edition, by J. Hector St. John, printed for Thomas Davies and Lockyer Davis, London, 1783. Octavo, 326 pages including index, front advertisements, fold out maps of the Island of Nantucket and the Island of Martha's Vineyard with its Dependencies, rebound in brown leather with original front and back covers, red leather label with gilt lettering and gilt tooled lines to spine. Past owner bookplate to interior of front cover. 8 3/4" H x 5 3/8" W x 1 1/8" D. Provenance: a Nashville, Tennessee collection. CONDITION: Overall good condition. Original covers with areas of rubbing, largest 2 1/2", bumped corners. Pages with toning/acid burn, foxing spots, pencil inscriptions from previous owners. Maps in complete condition with toning impressions.
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