Lot 339 of 455:
Across America, 1st Ed. with folding map  

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Across America: or, The Great West and The Pacific Coast

Rusling, James F.

New York

Sheldon & Company



xx, [21]-503 pp. Illustrated with 8 plates including frontispiece. Folding map. (12mo), 19x12.5 cm. (7½x4¾"), original green cloth pictorially stamped in black and gilt. First Edition.

Author's account of travel across the United States and the west coast, with stops in Mexico and Panama.

Lot Amendments

Slight lean to spine, extremities lightly rubbed and frayed, head and tail of spine frayed; bookplate on front pastedown and pencil signatures on front free endpaper, light foxing and toning, tape repair to folding map; overall very good.

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