Very Good. Octavo, about 9.25 inches (23.5 cm) tall, in gray cloth with spine titles on a black field. 744 pages. Clean inside, soundly bound, but the paper is lightly toned. The covers are lightly edgeworn. Small areas of the rear cover cloth is separating from the board (minor glue failure).
Very Good in Good jacket. 0802836593 744 pages. Index of names. Footnotes. Reprint of the 1955 first edition. "Begins with a brief sketch of Dutch emigration to colonial America and then describes Van Raalte and the founding of the Michigan Kolonie in 1847. The story goes on to relate how the Dutch moved into Iowa, Wisconsin, Minnesota, the Dakotas, Canada, and elsewhere, carrying their culture with them wherever they went and settled."-from dust jacket. Book clean and unmarked with light wear. Prior owner's name clipped from top of front free endpaper. Moderate wear to dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A quality copy of this important work.
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