PICTURESQUE AMERICA, OR THE LAND WE LIVE IN - Part 25 with Steel Engraving of Philadelphia from Belmont

By: Bryant, William Cullen

Price: $19.94

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Book Condition: Good


9-32 pages; Wrappers are edgeworn and separating at spine, steel engraving and other illustrations are clean and in Very Good condition. This is Part 25 of the 48 numbers comprising pages 9 through 32 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 Philadelphia from Belmont; (2) Highlands and Palisades of the Hudson; Philadelphia and its Suburbs; (3) three full page woodcuts -- The Hudson at Cozzen's; Scenes of Philadelphia; Fountains of Philadelphia; and several partial page illustrations from woodcuts.

Title: PICTURESQUE AMERICA, OR THE LAND WE LIVE IN - Part 25 with Steel Engraving of Philadelphia from Belmont

Author Name: Bryant, William Cullen

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

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton: 1873

Book Condition: Good

Size: Folio 13" - 23" tall

Seller ID: 38673

Keywords: Steel Engravings Philadelphia Hudson River Palisades of the Hudson City View Engravings