PICTURESQUE AMERICA, OR THE LAND WE LIVE IN - Part 14 with Steel Engraving of City of Louisville

By: Bryant, William Cullen

Price: $24.94

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Book Condition: Good


313-336 pages; Wrappers are edgeworn and separating at spine, steel engraving and other illustrations are clean and in Very Good condition. This is Part 14 of the 48 numbers comprising pages 313 through 336 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 City of Louisville; (2) the end of the chapter Yellowstone and the complete chapter on Harper's Ferry with woodcut illustrations by Granville Perkins; (3) four full page woodcuts --Harper's Ferry; The Potomac from Maryland Heights; Old Bridge and Mill at Antietam; and The Giant Geyser (Yellowstone); and several partial page illustrations from woodcuts.

Title: PICTURESQUE AMERICA, OR THE LAND WE LIVE IN - Part 14 with Steel Engraving of City of Louisville

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: 38671

Keywords: Steel Engravings City of Louisville View Granville Perkins Harper's Ferry Giant Geyser at Yellowstone City View Engravings