Lot 280 of 541:
Sailing the Great Lakes 1874  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$660
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Sailing On The Great Lakes and Rivers Of America; embracing a description of Lakes Erie, Huron, Michigan & Superior, and Rivers St. Mary, St. Clair, Detroit, Niagara & St. Lawrence... Together with notices of the Rivers Mississippi, Missouri and Red River of the North; Cites, Villages and Objects of Interest...
Author:
Disturnell, John
Place:
Philadelphia
Publisher:
J. Disturnell
Date:
1874
Description:

280 pp. Wood-engraved plates & illustrations; folding lithographed map hand-colored in outline. (8vo) 18.2x14.5 cm (7¼x5¾"), original red blindstamped cloth lettered in gilt. First Edition.

The large folding map is "Township Map of Lake Superior Region and Upper Mississippi. Compiled from Government Surveys," drawn & engraved by J. Calvin Smith. It measures 39x69.5 cm.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Minor sunning and wear to covers, else very good.
 
Item number:
271275
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