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Marvels of the New West, 1891  

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Marvels of the New West: A Vivid Portrayal of the Unparalleled Marvels in the Vast Wonderland West of the Missouri River.

Thayer, William M.

Norwich, CT

Henry Bill



xxxvi, 715, [1] pp. Illustrated with numerous engravings. 24x15.5 cm. (9½x6"), original green cloth decorated and lettered in gilt, beveled edges, all edges marbled.

The marvels of Nature (Yosemite, Yellowstone), Race (i.e. ethnology), Enterprise (railroads, etc.), Mining, Stock-Raising, and Agriculture are all examined.

Lot Amendments

Ex-library; some shelf wear, light rubbing to extremities, head and tail of spine frayed; front and back hinges split, light toning to pages, bookplates on front pastedown and front free endpapers; overall about very good.

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