Lot 360 of 541:
Symons Report on the Upper Columbia River 1882  

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Title:
Report of an Examination of the Upper Columbia River and the Territory in its Vicinity in September and October, 1881, to Determine its Navigability, and Adaptability to Steamboat Transportation

Author:
Symons, Thomas W.

Place:
Washington

Publisher:
Government Printing Office

Date:
1882

Description:

[2], 135 pp. Illustrated with 33 map plates, 1 folding. (4to) 23x14.5 cm. (9x5¾"), original black cloth. First Edition. Senate Ex. Doc. No. 186, 47th Congress, 1st Session

Includes 25-sheet "Map of the Upper Columbia River, from the International Boundary Line to Snake River, on a Scale of One Inch to Two Miles" plus folding index sheet. With material on history & discovery of the Columbia, fur trade, etc. Bookplate of the Margaret Carnegie Library, Mills College, withdrawal stamp, spine number inked over, partially removed rear endpaper pocket.


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Condition:
Minor cover wear, some fading to spine very good.


 
Item number:
271274
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