Lot 72 of 613:
Picturesque America in the original parts  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Picturesque America, or, the Land We Live in. A Delineation by Pen and Pencil of the Mountains, Rivers, Lakes, Forests, Water-Falls, Shores, Canons, Valleys, Cities, and Other Picturesque Features of Our Country

Author:
Bryant, William Cullen, editor

Place:
New York

Publisher:
D. Appleton & Co.

Date:
[1872-74]

Description:

48 parts. Profusely illustrated with steel and wood engravings. One engraving per part, with additional engraved title page in the First Part. (4to) 33x25.5 cm. (13x10"), original light blue illustrated wrappers.

The classic illustrated look at the country in the late 19th century, scarce in complete sets of the original parts.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
A few wrappers detached, one with old tape repairs, some overall edge wear and light soiling; very good.


 
Item number:
288021
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