Lot 289 of 438:
American travel sketches illustrated by Hudson Valley School artist  

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Lotus-Eating: A Summer Book
Curtis, George William
New York
Harper & Brothers

206 pages + 10 pp. ads. 17 illustrations in the text by John Frederick Kensett. (8vo), 19.4x13.5 cm (7¾x5½"), original pictorial wrappers, enclosed in a chemise and cloth case. First American Edition.

Curtis' third book, a collection of travel sketches from American locations: the Hudson River Valley, Catskill, Saratoga, Niagara, Newport, Lake George, Trenton, etc. Nicely illustrated by the popular member of the Hudson River School. Uncommon in the original wrappers.

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Wrappers a little worn; moderate foxing; good.
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