Lot 371 of 703:
Great Salt Lake, Dead Sea of America  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$390
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
Descriptive and historical sketch of the Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory. Issued by Passenger Department, The Utah & Nevada Railway

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Place:
Salt Lake City, Utah

Publisher:
J.C. Parker, Printer and Binder

Date:
1886

Description:

38, [2] pp, With 7 full-page wood engravings; map. 17x11 cm (6¾x4¼"), color wood-engraved pictorial wrappers. First Edition.

Scarce booklet promoting the recreational aspects of the Great Salt Lake, with historical context thrown in. The cover title reads "Dead Sea of America." OCLC/WorldCat lists eight copies.


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Condition:
Some soiling to wrappers, wear to spine; very good.


 
Item number:
291021a
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