Lot 358 of 541:
Route Across the Isthmus of Panama 1883  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Report of Historical and Technical Information relating to the Problem of Interoceanic Communication by way of the American Isthmus
Author:
Sullivan, John T.
Place:
Washington
Publisher:
Government Printing Office
Date:
1883
Description:

[2], 219 pp. With 28 maps, charts, profiles and plans, some folding. (4to) 30x23 cm (11¾x9"), blue cloth lettered in gilt. First Edition.

Most of plates relate to possible routes across the Isthmus. Signature on flyleaf: Lieut. Comdr. H.S. Nichols U.S.N. No. 12, 1883.  Card of M.W. Wines, U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey,  glued to front pastedown.

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Condition:
Some rubbing and wear to spine ends and corners; else very good.
 
Item number:
273169
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