MCKENNEY, THOMAS LORAINE. 1785-1859.  Sketches of a Tour to the Lakes, of the Character and Customs of the Chippeway Indians, and of Incidents Connected with the Treaty of Fond du Lac. Also, a Vocabulary of the Algic, or Chippeway Language. Baltimore: Fielding Lucas, 1827.
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MCKENNEY, THOMAS LORAINE. 1785-1859. Sketches of a Tour to the Lakes, of the Character and Customs of the Chippeway Indians, and of Incidents Connected with the Treaty of Fond du Lac. Also, a Vocabulary of the Algic, or Chippeway Language. Baltimore: Fielding Lucas, 1827.
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MCKENNEY, THOMAS LORAINE. 1785-1859.
Sketches of a Tour to the Lakes, of the Character and Customs of the Chippeway Indians, and of Incidents Connected with the Treaty of Fond du Lac. Also, a Vocabulary of the Algic, or Chippeway Language. Baltimore: Fielding Lucas, 1827.
8vo (213 x 129 mm). vii, [9]-493, [1] pp. Half-title. Frontispiece portrait and 28 lithographed plates. Period calf. Scattered spotting, dust-soiling to title and leaves throughout, toning and dust soiling to plates, repaired tears to three plates, short tears to blank margins of a few others, some distressing to spine.
Provenance: Library of the Incorporated German Society in Philadelphia (bookplate).

FIRST EDITION. Howes M132; Sabin 43407.
See illustration overleaf.
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