Lot 74 of 739:
1885 Smithsonian Annual Report through July  

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

Title:
Annual Report of The Board of Regents of The Smithsonian Institution, Showing The Operations, Expenditures, and Condition of the Institution to July, 1885. Part II

Author:
[Catlin, George]

Place:
Washington, DC

Publisher:
Government Printing Office

Date:
1886

Description:

xi, [1],939pp. plus plates and two folding maps. (8vo) 22.7x14 cm (9x5½”), original brown cloth.

This volume is almost entirely devoted to printing, here in its first publication, "The George Catlin Indian Gallery in the U.S. National Museum (Smithsonian Institution) with Memoir and Statistics" by Thomas Donaldson, illustrated with hundreds of sketches after Catlin, and two folding maps.


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Condition:
Shelf wear; front hinge starting with ffep starting to detach; binding very loose; one folding map with large closed tear starting at attachment; very good.


 
Item number:
294128a
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