PICTURESQUE AMERICA, OR THE LAND WE LIVE IN - Part 20 with Steel Engraving of Mouth of the Moodna on the Hudson

By: Bryant, William Cullen

Price: $19.94

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Book Condition: Good


457-480 pages; Wrappers are edgeworn and separating at spine, steel engraving and other illustrations are clean and in Very Good condition. This is Part 20 of the 48 numbers comprising pages 457 through 480 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 of Mouth of the Moodna on the Hudson; (2) chapter on The Yosemite with woodcut illustrations by James D. Smillie; (3) two full page woodcuts -- Cathedral Spires; Big Trees at Mariposa; and several partial page illustrations from woodcuts.

Title: PICTURESQUE AMERICA, OR THE LAND WE LIVE IN - Part 20 with Steel Engraving of Mouth of the Moodna on the Hudson

Author Name: Bryant, William Cullen

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

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton: 1872

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Size: Folio 13" - 23" tall

Seller ID: 38672

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