PICTURESQUE AMERICA, OR THE LAND WE LIVE IN - Part 30 with Steel Engraving of Lake Superior engraved by Hinshelwood after William Bart

By: Bryant, William Cullen

Price: $19.95

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Book Condition: Good


129-152 pages; Wrappers are edgeworn and separating at spine, steel engraving and other illustrations are clean and in Very Good condition, but for faint tide mark at margin of upper outside corner. This is Part 30 of the 48 numbers comprising pages 129 through 152 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 Lake Superior; (2) chapters on The Juniata and On the Ohio with woodcut illustrations; (3) three full page woodcuts -- South Pittsburgh and Allegheny City; Sinking Run above Tyrone; Tyrone Gap; and several partial page illustrations from woodcuts.

Title: PICTURESQUE AMERICA, OR THE LAND WE LIVE IN - Part 30 with Steel Engraving of Lake Superior engraved by Hinshelwood after William Bart

Author Name: Bryant, William Cullen

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

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton: 1873

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Size: Folio 13" - 23" tall

Seller ID: 38674

Keywords: Steel Engravings Pittsburgh Tyrone Gap Juniata William Bart City View Engravings