(Americana : Ab Urbe Condita) 5 Vols. Westcott, Thompson. A History of Philadelphia, from the Time of the First Settlement on the Delaware to the Consolidation of the City and Districts in 1854. Philadelphia: Mounted and Bound by Payson & Nicholson for Edwin R. Cope, 1884. 4to, original three quaters red morocco and cloth, gilt, gilt spine compartments, top edges gilt, raised bands; joints, edges, corners, and bands occasionally rubbed, small ink stain on cloth of front cover of vol. 5. Maps, illustrations. Internally clean. Presumed unique set with text mounted on heavy paper sheets, in custom binding.
Estimate $200-400

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Sold for $250 (buyer's premium included)