The Cherokee Land Lottery, Containing A Numerical List of the Names of the Fortunate Drawers in Said Lottery, With an Engraved Map of Each District. James Smith.
The Cherokee Land Lottery, Containing A Numerical List of the Names of the Fortunate Drawers in Said Lottery, With an Engraved Map of Each District

The Cherokee Land Lottery, Containing A Numerical List of the Names of the Fortunate Drawers in Said Lottery, With an Engraved Map of Each District

New York: Harper and Brothers, 1838.

First Edition. Full calf. Octavo. [2], vii, 414 pages, [2] pages ads. (pages i, ii are advertisements by the publisher). Illustrated with 59 maps drawn by James Smith and printed by N. Currier's Lith. N. Y. Full brown calf leather binding with gilt stamped title on red leather spine label. Front hinge tender. Light to moderate foxing and damp-stains to pages. Very light wear to leather binding. An old ink inscription of 'Marcus A. Bell, Atlanta, Geo. Oct. 14th, 1854' written on front paste down. Rubber stamp of 'A. H. Waite, Jr. 1701 W. Paces Ferry Rd., N.W. Atlanta, Georgia' located below Bell's inscription. Marcus Bell's name is also written at the top of the preface page, top of page 2, and on 8 of the maps. Marcus A. Bell was an attorney from Atlanta and is listed in the book "Pioneer Citizens History of Atlanta" published in 1902. His name was listed on the 1851 Atlanta register.

Derenne p.462; Willingham and Harwell Georgiana #30. Good. Item #5404

Price: $1,000.00

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