PICTURESQUE AMERICA, OR THE LAND WE LIVE IN - Part 5 with Steel Engraving The Rocky Mountains by Hinshelwood after Whitteredge

By: Bryant, William Cullen

Price: $19.94

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Book Condition: Good


97-120 pages; Wrappers are edgeworn and separating at spine, steel engraving and other illustrations are clean and in Very Good condition. This is Part 5 of the 48 numbers comprising pages 97 through 120 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, caƱons, valleys, cities, and other picturesque features of our country. This fascicule includes (1) a full page (13.5" x 9.75") steel engraving The Rocky Mountains by Hinshelwood after Whitteredge; (2) the chapter Mauch Chunk, Pennsylvania with woodcut illustrations; (3) three full page woodcuts -- Delaware Water Gap looking South, Mauch Chunk and Mount Pisgah, and Mauch Chunk from Foot of Mt. Pisgah; and several partial page illustrations from woodcuts.

Title: PICTURESQUE AMERICA, OR THE LAND WE LIVE IN - Part 5 with Steel Engraving The Rocky Mountains by Hinshelwood after Whitteredge

Author Name: Bryant, William Cullen

Categories: 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: 38669

Keywords: Steel Engravings Delaware Water Gap Pennsylvania Railroad Mauch Chunk, Pennsylvania The Rocky Mountains