Lot 94 of 382:
U.S. railroad guide 1850  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$192
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Holbrook's United States Railroad Guide and Steamboat Journal. 1850. August. No. 7
Author:
Place:
New York
Publisher:
Geo R. Holbrook & Company
Date:
1850
Description:

160 pp. Folding map. 10.4x7.8 cm (4x3"), original printed wrappers. 

Rare pocket-size mid-19th century transportation guide. The map shows New England on one side, and New York City on the other. The map is glued to the inside of the front wrapper, affecting part of the New York map. OCLC/WorldCat lists only one copy of this August 1850 issue, and the University of Michigan, though there are three other institutions with unspecified runs of the Holbrook guide. 

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Condition:
Modest wear, spine expertly repaired; very good or better.
 
Item number:
302979b
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