PICTURESQUE AMERICA, OR THE LAND WE LIVE IN - Part 4 with Steel Engraving of Delaware Water Gap by Hinshelwood after Granville Perkins

By: Bryant, William Cullen

Price: $19.94

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


73-96 pages; Wrappers are edgeworn and separating at spine, steel engraving and other illustrations are clean and in Very Good condition. This is Part 4 of the 48 numbers comprising pages 73 through 96 of the complete work Picturesque America. The individual parts were sent to subscribers in loose gatherings housed in blue printed wrappers as they were published; then subscribers would have them bound to their specifications. A delineation by pen and pencil of the mountains, rivers, lakes, forests, water-falls, shores, cañons, valleys, cities, and other picturesque features of our country. This fascicule includes (1) a full page (13.5" x 9.75") steel engraving of Delaware Water Gap engraved by Robert Hinshelwood after a painting by Granville Perkins (1830-1895); (2) the complete chapter on The Natural Bridge, Virginia is present with four woodcut illustrations (2 full page) by Harry Fenn an Henry Linton; (3) a full page woodcut of a different view of the Delaware Water Gap; and several partial page illustrations from woodcuts by John Filmer (American artist, active 1858–1870); Fenn; Perkins etc.

Title: PICTURESQUE AMERICA, OR THE LAND WE LIVE IN - Part 4 with Steel Engraving of Delaware Water Gap by Hinshelwood after Granville Perkins

Author Name: Bryant, William Cullen

Categories: Illustrated Books, 19th Century, Antiquarian Books, Americana and American History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton: 1872

Book Condition: Good

Size: Folio 13" - 23" tall

Seller ID: 38668

Keywords: Steel Engravings Delaware Water Gap Natural Bridge Virginia Robert Hinshelwood Granville Perkins Harry Fenn John Filmer