Six Volumes, complete. All in excellent, seemingly unused condition. All are covered in plain beige dust jackets, which appear to be original. The 1957 Grabhorn Press prospectus is laid in. 5 volumes in 6. Volume V is divided into two books. Illustrated throughout with facsimile maps, many of which are folding. Beige cloth covers with green spines lettered in gilt. One of 1000 sets, all designed by The Grabhorn Press. A monumental work on the American West, unlikely to be surpassed. Vol. I: The Spanish Entrada to the Louisiana Purchase, 1540-1804; Vol. II: From Lewis and Clark to Fremont, 1804-1845; Vol. III: The Mexican War to the Boundary Survey, 1846-1854; Vol. IV: Pacific Railroad Surveys to the onset of the Civil War, 1855-1860; Vol. V (parts 1 & 2): Civil War to the Geological Survey. Size is 10 1/2" X 14 1/2". Weighs almost 32 pounds. The following book is also included : "Mapping the Transmississippi West, 1540-1861: An Index to the Cartobibliography" by Charles A. Seavey. ". N° de ref. de la librería
Título: Mapping the Transmississippi West : 1540-...
Editorial: Institute of Historical Cartography - Grabhorn Press
Año de publicación: 1957
Condición del libro: Fine
Edición: 1st Edition
Descripción Instit. Of Hist. Cartography 1957-1963, San Francisco, 1957. Hardbound. Estado de conservación: Fine. Estado de la sobrecubierta: No Dust Jacket. First Edition; First Printing. Frontis maps. In color. Maps. ; Maps; 4to 11" - 13" tall; ea.book approx 250. pages; Vol. 1. The Spanish Entrada to the Louisiana Purchase 1540-1804. Vol. 2. From Lewis and Clark to Fremont 1804-1845. Vol. 3, From the Mexican War to the Boundrary Surveys 1846-1854. Vol. 4, From the Pacific Railroad Surveys to the Onset of the Civil War 1855-1860. Vol. 5, (in two books) From the Civil War to the Geological Survey. Postage with insurance will be extra. Nº de ref. de la librería 3735