New York: New York Historical Society, 1857. Hardcover. Five pamphlets bound together, The Dutch at the North Pole and the Dutch in Maine, accompanied by The Dutch Battle of the Baltic ...; The Ancient, Mediaeval and Modern Netherlanders ...; and Description of Medals Presented by H. R. M. Oscar, King of Sweden and Norway ... to Gen . J. Watts de Peyster.
John Watts de Peyster (1821 – 1907) was an author on military topics, philanthropist, and the Adjutant General of New York, who served in the New York State Militia during the Mexican American War and the Civil War.
Three tipped in advertisements in the first pamphlet (OCLC: 906105777). The original paper wrappers for volumes 1 and 3 bound in. 8vo, 80pp; 19pp; 86pp, pp; 64pp; 6pp. Modern blue cloth with morocco label at spine. Very good condition. Item #10829