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AMERICAN HISTORICAL COLONIAL VOLUME, Frederick William Gookin, "Daniel Gookin, 1612-1687, Assistant and Major General of the Massachusetts Bay Colony: His Life and Letters and Some Account of His Ancestry", 1912, published by the author, Chicago, limited edition of 202, Number 153, gray paper boards with impressed coat-of-arms decoration, cloth spine with paper label, old library book-plate to front endpaper, most pages rough-cut.
Good condition overall, library book-plate as described, but no other indicators of ex-library collection, boards with expected toning/discoloration and some wear, corners bumped and having minor losses to paper surface, interior with expected minor toning, some scattered minimal foxing, particularly to back endpapers/pastedown, some pages uncut along top edge.
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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Good condition overall, library book-plate as described, but no other indicators of ex-library collection, boards with expected toning/discoloration and some wear, corners bumped and having minor losses to paper surface, interior with expected minor toning, some scattered minimal foxing, particularly to back endpapers/pastedown, some pages uncut along top edge.

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AMERICAN HISTORICAL COLONIAL VOLUME

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