Item #27369 A Journey in the Seaboard Slave States, With Remarks on Their Economy. Frederick Law Olmsted.

A Journey in the Seaboard Slave States, With Remarks on Their Economy

New York: Dix & Edwards, 1856.

Hardcover. 12mo. [1], xvi, 723 pages, [1] page "Appendix A.", iv advertisement pages, [1]. Brown cloth hardcover ruled in blind on the covers with blind stamped decorations. gilt title on the spine. Edge wear to the cloth head and base of the spine. Small scuff mark on the spine. Light damp staining to the preliminary pages. Light occasional brown spots and foxing to the early pages. A couple of old Church ink library stamps on the front yellow end sheets. Stamp on rear paste down scratched out. Previous owner inscription on the front paste down (Augusta Wylie King, 1936). According to Howes a map was issued for this title, however, that entry appears to be a misprint (there was a map issued for the Olmsted's Journey Through Texas title).

Howes O 78. Good. Item #27369

Price: $450.00

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