Historical collections of the great west containing narratives of the great events in the history of the west, from the discovery of the Mississippi to the opening of the Pacific railroad; together with histories and descriptions of the new states and
Historical collections of the great west containing narratives of the great events in the history of the west, from the discovery of the Mississippi to the opening of the Pacific railroad; together with histories and descriptions of the new states and...
*The price of this item HAS BEEN temporarily REDUCED by 10% until Sunday, Jan. 25. Order now for BEST SAVINGS! * 564,  pp., frontispiece, plates including "Chromo Tints" in bland colors; original cloth dulled and rubbed with hinges weak, good only.
Good. No Dust Jacket. 9 1/2" x 6 1/2", 448 pp, copy as been rebound with new maroon leather spine and front cover, and original embossed back cover, some foxing throughout, includes a few color plates and maps.
Very Good. Book 2 vols bound as one, Brown blind decorated leather board with brown cloth spine, bright gilt titles and decorations, patterned endpapers, publishers' note laid inside front board-VG copy.
Very Good. Two vols. bound together. First edition, 1851. Re-bound in cloth hardcover, 440 pp., illustrated, Very Good copy, foxing and soiling to the pages and page-edge, "Vol. II" noted in ink on page 195, mottling and wear to the cloth covers, no dust jacket. Uncommon. Howes H-721.
Very Good+ with no dust jacket. Full black embossed calf leather, elaborate embossed/decorated gilt on cover /spine. Professionally rebacked with original back strip laid-down. Marbled end sheets replacements and marbled page edges lightened. TWO VOLUMES IN ONE. Extremity lt rubbing/tiny chipping on edges, mainly. Some foxing/tanning thru-out. A couple small pieces torn away from tissue-guard, with alot of foxing also. Very attractive copy.; Color Plate Illustrations/india-tinted engravings; 527 pages.
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