Lot 346 of 541:
Exploration of the Yellowstone River 1868  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$390
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Title:
Report on the Exploration of the Yellowstone River... Communicated by the Secretary of War, in Compliance with a Resolution of Senate, February 13, 1866

Author:
Raynolds, William F.

Place:
Washington DC

Publisher:
Government Printing Office

Date:
1868

Description:

174 pp. Large folding map at rear. (8vo) 22.5x14 cm ( 8¾x5¾"), original gilt-lettered cloth. Issued as 40th Congress, 1st Session, Senate Ex. Doc. 77. First Edition.

This report on the Raynolds survey of the Yellowstone and Missouri Rivers in 1859 was delayed because of the Civil War. Includes the large folding "Map of the Yellowstone and Missouri Rivers and their Tributaries, explored by Capt. W.F. Raynolds Topl. Engres. and 1st Lieut. H.E. Maynadier 10th Inft. Assistant." It measures 68x105.5 cm. Howes R88.


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Condition:
Some rubbing to spine ends, cover gilt dull; map with some darkening along folds and splits at fold intersections; very good.


 
Item number:
273159
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