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BRITISH / BERMUDA HISTORY VOLUME, J. Henry Lefroy, ed., "The Historye of the Bermudaes or Summer Islands", 1882, printed for the Hakluyt Society, London, presumed first edition, impressed cloth boards with gilt lettering and decoration, modern clear plastic wrap protecting boards, modern library bookplate to front pastedown.
Fair to good condition overall, ex-library collection with related lettering to spine, boards/spine with expected wear and discoloration, tears to spine, interiors very legible, with expected toning, a few minor stains, some pencil notations and library ink stamps, endpapers, title page, and some other forward pages in various stages of detaching from binding, one or two detached but present.
Provenance: From the research library of Ivor Noel Hume, O.B.E., F.S.A., Williamsburg, VA.
Catalogue Note: Ivor Noel Hume (1927-2017), O.B.E. (Order of the British Empire), F.S.A. (Fellow, Society of Antiquaries), was a distinguished scholar, author, and former director of the Department of Archaeological Research at Colonial Williamsburg.

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Fair to good condition overall, ex-library collection with related lettering to spine, boards/spine with expected wear and discoloration, tears to spine, interiors very legible, with expected toning, a few minor stains, some pencil notations and library ink stamps, endpapers, title page, and some other forward pages in various stages of detaching from binding, one or two detached but present.

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BRITISH / BERMUDA HISTORY VOLUME

Estimate $100 - $150Jun 22, 2018
2177 Green Valley Lane
Mt. Crawford, VA 22841
United States
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