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Lot 808/0216

SOLD Hammer price: €525, Estimate: €500-800

Inscribed & Signed by the Explorer & Traveller John Madden

Heard (Isaac V.D.)
History of the Sioux War and Massacres of 1862 & 1863, Sm. 8vo N. York 1863. First Edn., port. frontis & 17 plts. text illus. etc. complete, orig. stamped cloth, gilt spine. V. good copy. Bookplate of John Madden.
* A unique copy inscribed on t.p. by the Traveller & Explorer John Madden of Hilton Park, Co. Monaghan,’Some of the Indians concerned in this affair were personally known to me and were my hunting companions in the Prairies of the Far West in 1860. J. Madden.’ He has also identified some of the Indians in the illustrations of the book, with comments, etc. (1)

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