Lot 68 of 413:
Armroyd's Connected View of U.S. 1826 w/ 10 maps  

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Title:
A Connected View of the Whole Internal Navigation of The United States, Natural and Artificial; Present and Prospective

Author:
[Armroyd, George]

Place:
Philadelphia

Publisher:
H.C. Carey & I. Lea

Date:
1826

Description:

192 pp. Illustrated with 10 copper-engraved maps, hand colored in outline. 23x15 cm (9x6"), period cloth backed, paper boards. First Edition.

Useful snapshot of The United States as it was in the early 19th century. Later editions did not include these handsome maps and instead only featured a single large map. Howes A317


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Condition:
Half of the cloth spine is missing, rear joint cracked; rear hinge cracked foxing and toning throughout, some dampstaining on rear endpapers, some creasing to map edges, Ohio map margin corner lost, no loss to map; volume internally good with very good maps, deserving of repair.


 
Item number:
313992
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