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Irving's Astoria Tacoma Edition Armstrong Binding  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$120
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Astoria or Anecdotes of an Enterprise Beyond the Rocky Mountains
Irving, Washington
New York

2 volumes. Illustrated with plates throughout from photographs and paintings, including frontispieces, with printed tissue-guards. 8vo. Decorative red cloth, stamped in gilt with decorations by Margaret Armstrong (with her MA initials), lettered in gilt, top edges gilt. "Tacoma Edition."

Classic on the fur trade in the Northwestern United States.

Lot Amendments
Light wear to cloth with rubbing to extremities; ownership signature on front free endpapers; very good.
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