Exploration and Survey of the Valley of the Great Salt Lake of Utah, Including a Recoinnassance of a New Route through the Rocky Mountains

By: Stansbury, Howard

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Faded tab covers with blindstamped design on front and somewhat faded gilt tiles on spine. Edge , corner and surface wear (see scan) but square and securely bound with no tears or parting. Small and light dampstain in top margin at front and extending to a less and less degree to p.125. Some other interior toning and occasional foxing. The two folding maps of the expedition were published in a separate volume which is not present . All plates, including the two foldouts are present, though the one between pp. 100-101 is half torn away. Overall a still attractive, square copy of this important book. G+ to VG-. ; 57 Plates; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 487 pages; This was an official expedition and the book was printed by order of the U. S. Senate. (Howes S 884)

Title: Exploration and Survey of the Valley of the Great Salt Lake of Utah, Including a Recoinnassance of a New Route through the Rocky Mountains

Author Name: Stansbury, Howard

Categories: American History,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: Philadelphia, Lippincott, Grambo & Co.: 1852

Binding: Hardcover

Seller ID: 12240

Keywords: Exploration Travel Utah West Great Salt Lake