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Description

Title:
Colton’s Traveler and Tourist’s Guide-Book through the Western States and Territories, Containing Brief Descriptions of Each, with the Routes and Distances on the Great Lines of Travel Accompanied by a Map Exhibiting the Township Lines of the U. S. Surveys, The Boundaries of Counties, Position of Cities, Villages, Settlements, Etc.
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 009902

Author: Colton, J. H.
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: J. H. Colton and Company
Place: New York
Year: 1856
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 24mo
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 24mo. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight. Previous owner’s name in pencil on front free end paper. Gilt stamped and decorated brown cloth over boards, 99 pages, [1], 37 page Catalogue of Maps, Charts, Books, Etc. Published by J. H. Colton & Co., includes Index to Routes, Principal Canals in the Western States, Catalogue includes an Index, color fold-out map (Guide through Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, Wisconsin & Iowa by J. Calvin Smith; published 1855 by J. H. Colton, 25″ x 22″) tipped in on rear end paper. Covers worn, bumped and worn at spine ends & corners, end papers foxed, scattered foxing throughout; map is complete and color is very good, several archival tape repairs to small separations at fold lines, minor chipping along edges, small area of foxing at the left edge blank margin and right edge blank margin. Cover title: Colton’s Western States Guide Book with a Map. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 4 oz. Category: Travel & Places; Books; Inventory No: 009902.