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FOSTER, J[ohn] W[ells]. Pre-historic races of the United States of America.

Chicago. S. C. Griggs and Company, 1873. Second edition.
8vo. xv, [1], 415pp, [1]. With an engraved frontispiece and 71 illustrations in the text. Original publisher's green buckram, ruled in black, stamped and lettered in gilt. Extremities rubbed. Lightly spotted. Bookplate and ownership inscription of Nathaniel Seymour Thomas to FEP and title page respectively.
The second edition, printed in the same year as the first, of archaeologist John Wells Foster's (1815-1873) final published work, an authoritative account of the migration of prehistoric European peoples to North America.

Nathaniel Seymour Thomas (1867-1937), sometime second bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Wyoming.
£ 75.00 Antiquates Ref: 23392