Lot 112: Author: [Graydon, Alexander]; Title: Memoirs of a Life, Chiefly Passed in Pennsylvania, Within the Last Sixty Years; Place Published: Harrisburgh; Publisher: John Wyeth; Date Published: 1811; Description: 378 +  errata pp. (12mo) full period tree calf, red leather spine label, spine ruled in gilt. First Edition. Graydon served as a naval captain in the American Revolution and as a delegate to the 1790 Pennsylvania state convention. Condition: Some wear and tear to binding, library call number on spine; embossed library mark on title page and errata page, front hinge cracked, staining and pencil marks to endpapers, other pages have slight browning with a couple pencil marks in margins; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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