Lot 182 of 455:
Great Deserts of North America, 1st Ed.  

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$300 - $500

Title:
Seven Years' Residence in the Great Deserts of North America
Author:
Domenech, Emmanuel
Place:
London
Publisher:
Longman, Green, Longman & Roberts
Date:
1860
Description:

2 volumes. xxiv, 445, [3] pp.; xii, 465, [3], 24 ad pp. Illustrated with folding map and 58 plates, many in colors, others duotone. (8vo) original terra-cotta cloth, spines lettered in gilt. First Edition.

“Mostly a compilation from the ‘Reports of the Survey for the Pacific Railroad’, some of the plates in that work being here reproduced.” Sabin 20554; Wheat 1008; Howes D410.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some wear and soiling to cloth, spine slightly frayed; both spines split, vol. ii has some loose signatures, tears in folding map, some soiling and toning to pages, light foxing; overall poor.
 
Item number:
306712
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