New York & San Francisco, et al. Phillips & Hunt, et al. Copyright 1883.
THREE VOLUMES complete, "more than five thousand engravings and fifty-two handsomely colored double-page maps", all edges red, page counts 1-690 + 691-1374 + 1375-2116, 11 x 8 x 2 1/4 inches, burgundy debossed decorative cloth covered boards and spine with gilt lettering (hardbound). Cover extremities rubbed, a few light scuff marks to covers, some marks and abrasions to endpapers, front hinge of each volume cracked (binding otherwise tight), light marks to lower corners of World map. Interiors in very good clean condition overall; an attractive set that would make an excellent gift. A handsome set. An interesting and profusely illustrated compendium of information from the late 19th century. MAY REQUIRE EXTRA SHIPPING CHARGES. Item #56651