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Antiquities of America Explained.

HILL, Ira.

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HILL, Ira. Antiquities of America Explained. Hagers-town, MD: Printed by William D. Bell, 1831. 1st ed. 131pp. Contemporary tree calf. Rebacked in calf, minor toning, else very good. HOWES H-482. Sabin 31828. "A very curious and very scarce volume. On pp. 71-75 are figures from Dighton Rock inscription, with Mr. Hill's interpretation. (Not in Field's Indian Bibliography.)"-Brinley Sale III,5405 (1881). Dighton Rock, Berkeley, Massachusetts, is noted for its petroglyphs of unknown origin. "[I]f his speculations fail to convince, they will at least serve to amuse.Ira Hill was one of those whose waking dreams are taken as realities."-The Colonial Society of Massachusetts Transactions 1916-1917 (1918), pp. 125-9. Bookseller Inventory # 70568

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Title: Antiquities of America Explained.

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