SHORT DESCRIPTION OF THE PROVINCE OF NEW SWEDEN. NOW CALLED, BY THE ENGLISH, PENNSYLVANIA, IN AMERICA. COMPILED FROM THE RELATIONS AND WRITINGS OF PERSONS WORTHY OF CREDIT, AND ADORNED WITH MAPS AND PLATES. Translated from the Swedish ... with Notes by Peter S. du Ponceau.

Removed from Volume III of the Memoirs of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.

  • (Philadelphia: M'Carty & Davis, 1834).
  • 8vo.
  • later cardboard covers with crude paper spine covering.
  • 166 pages.

Price: $250.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 29428

First edition in English (Howes C-84). Translated from the 1702 first edition published in Sweden. With all five plates present including one showing Fort Trinity in New Castle, Delaware.

SHORT DESCRIPTION OF THE PROVINCE OF NEW SWEDEN. NOW CALLED, BY THE ENGLISH, PENNSYLVANIA, IN AMERICA. COMPILED FROM THE RELATIONS AND WRITINGS OF PERSONS WORTHY OF CREDIT, AND ADORNED WITH MAPS AND PLATES. Translated from the Swedish ... with Notes by Peter S. du Ponceau. Thomas Campanius Holm.
SHORT DESCRIPTION OF THE PROVINCE OF NEW SWEDEN. NOW CALLED, BY THE ENGLISH, PENNSYLVANIA, IN AMERICA. COMPILED FROM THE RELATIONS AND WRITINGS OF PERSONS WORTHY OF CREDIT, AND ADORNED WITH MAPS AND PLATES. Translated from the Swedish ... with Notes by Peter S. du Ponceau.