Perkins, Granville; Harry Fenn; J. D. Woodward; et al (illus).
New York. D. Appleton & Co., 1872.
TWO VOLUMES, illustrated in black and white, viii+568 and vi+576 pages, artist index at front, 13 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches, 3/4 leather binding. General wear and rubbing to cover extremities, including abrasions along right edge of spine of Volume 2; bookplates to front pastedown; previous owners' names in pencil; diagonal creasing to first 10 sheets and corner dampstaining to first 20 sheets of Volume 1; scattered foxing. Binding tight; still good condition overall. Very heavy set which may incur extra postage. A sumptuous production describing the scenery and cities of America, with 43 steel-engraved plates and many more in-text and full-page woodcuts. Cities depicted "on steel" include New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Boston, St. Louis, New Orleans, Detroit, San Francisco, and more. Item #56059