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The Jacksons and the Lees : Two Generations of Massachusetts Merchants, 1765-1844

by Porter, Kenneth Wiggins

First Edition

Price: $150.00
from: Rose's Books, IOBA


  • Seller Inventory #: LL-b925-05
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Harvard University Press
  • Place: Cambridge
  • Date published: 1937
  • Keywords: BUSINESS HISTORY MASSACHUSETTS CHINA EAST INDIA TRADE

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1937. First edition. 8vo. Cloth. 2 volumes. The authors presents material from previously inaccessible family archives to give a history of Massachusetts businessmen and merchants. The letters reproduced here show how Salem, Newburyport, and Beverly, as well as Boston, were connected commercially and culturally with the rest of the world. Includes information on trade with East India, Calcutta, and Rio De Janeiro. Exlibrary markings include neat vintage bookplates, spine labels, pockets, and barcodes. Minor edgewear. Near fine.. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.