By: Herndon, William Lewis
Baltimore, A. Hoen & Co, Lithographer: 1853
Seller ID: 8568
Condition: Good with no dust jacket
Brown cloth boards are wrinkled, bowed and mottled. The gilt title is fairly bright. The covers are also blind stamped. The maps are VG-, with some toning and a few tears along folds, but printed on fairly heavy stock and they do not seem to have been handled very much. There is a white strip on the back board where the third map would have been attached. The book was printed for the US Senate, 32nd Congress. ; Maps; Thin 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 2 pages; William Lewis Herndon, one of the Navy's outstanding explorers and seamen, was born 15 October 1813 in Fredericksburg, Va. From 1842 to 1... View More...