New York. D. Appleton & Co., 1886.
Black and white illustrations and small folding maps, xiv + 552, index, 7 x 5 inches, gilt lettered paper covered boards (hardbound). Ex-library. Cover extremities rubbed, library stamp on front paste-down and title page, number 499 added to spine, interior tight and clean with occasional light scattered foxing, a few creases to City of New Orleans map, otherwise very good condition. Complete with all maps. This antique illustrated guide book features, "Railway Maps, Plans of Cities and Tables of Railway and Steamboat Fares" including folding street maps of New York City, Philadelphia, Chicago, New Orleans, etc., plus numerous pages of advertising. Very detailed text relating to the cities and places passed through. Fits snugly in the hand and provides a fascinating glimpse of travel in the US and Canda of some 130 years ago. Item #40966