Lot 22 of 432:
RR promotion of Grand Canyon, 1893  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$168
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Grand Cañon of the Colorado River, Arizona
Author:
Higgins, C.A.
Place:
Chicago
Publisher:
Passenger Department Santa Fe Route
Date:
1893
Description:

32 pp. With original illustrations by Thomas Moran, R.F. Farny, and F.H. Lungren; map of Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad at rear. 22x18.4 cm (4to) (8¾x7¼"), printed pictorial wrappers.

An early promotional booklet released by the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad that brought in famed artist Thomas Moran to depict the majesty of the Grand Canyon.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Staples rusted, split and closed tear at head of spine, soiling to wrappers, other light wear; light bump to top right corner; very good.
 
Item number:
303678
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