PICTURESQUE AMERICA, OR THE LAND WE LIVE IN - Part 40 with Steel Engraving of The Smoky Mountains

By: Bryant, William Cullen

Price: $19.94

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Book Condition: Good


369-392 pages; Wrappers are edgeworn and separated at spine, steel engraving and other illustrations are clean and in Very Good condition. This is Part 40 of the 48 numbers comprising pages 369 through 392 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 The Smoky Mountains; (2) much of the chapter The St. Lawrence and The Sagueney with illustrations by James Smillie; (3) four full page woodcuts -- Scenes of Montreal; Market Hall and Boat Landing, Quebec; Falls of Mont Morency; Point Noir, Trinity Rock, and Cape Eternity on the Sagueney; and several partial page illustrations from woodcuts.

Title: PICTURESQUE AMERICA, OR THE LAND WE LIVE IN - Part 40 with Steel Engraving of The Smoky Mountains

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: 38676

Keywords: Steel Engravings The Smoky Mountains Montreal Quebec St. Lawrence River The Sagueney River