Across the Continent

by Samuel Bowles

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Springfield, MA: Samuel Bowles & Company, 1865. First Edition. 437+6pp. Duodecimo [19.5 cm] Brown cloth with the title gilt stamped on the backstrip. Fine. 'Map of the Territories & Pacific States' [38 cm x 48 cm] present at the front in nice condition. Samuel Bowles and his party left Atchison, Kansas on May 21, 1865 for San Francisco by… Read more
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8vo, original cloth, spine lettered in gilt, large folding hand colored frontispiece map by J.H. Goldthwait, [2], xx, [1], 452 plus 6 ad pp. Spine sunned and faded, light wear to ends and corners, mild foxing, 4" tear to map with evidence of tissue repair, bookplate and signature of previous owner; otherwise very good. According to Wagner-Camp "Samuel Bowles and… Read more
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Springfield, Mass. and New York: Samuel Bowles & Company and Hurd & Houghton., 1865. First Edition. Very good in its original brown cloth covered boards with gilt text and decoration on the spine. A small octavo of 7 1/2 by 4 3/4 inches with professional repairs made to significantly improve the appearance of the heavy wear to the… Read more
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ACROSS THE CONTINENT: A SUMMER'S JOURNEY TO THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS, THE MORMONS, AND THE PACIFIC STATES WITH SPEAKER COLFAX

by BOWLES, Samuel

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1865
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Map in very nice shape with no tears. Front hinge cracked and loose. Cloth is faded and spotted. Good with a Near Fine map
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Springfield, MA & New York: Samuel Bowles & Company/Hurd & Houghton, 1865. First Edition. Hardcover. Map in very nice shape with no tears. Front hinge cracked and loose. Cloth is faded and spotted. Good with a Near Fine map. Original brown cloth; [2], xx, 452, [2], 6 pages. Illustrated with a large, folding hand-colored map of the Western… Read more
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Samuel Bowles & Company, 1865. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. Bound in contemporary red cloth. Gilt lettering on spine. Good binding and cover. Chipping and loss to head and tail of spine. Wear to extremities. Discoloration ring to front board. Clean, unmarked pages with minimal toning. Map in very good condition. Two small tears along fold where Montana… Read more
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ACROSS THE CONTINENT: A Summer's Journey to the Rocky Mountains, the Mormons, and the Pacific States.

by Bowles, Samuel.

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1865
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Springfield: Samuel Bowles & Co., 1865. 437 pp.Foldout map of the Territories & Pacific States (tape repairs0. The party went from Atchison, Ks., to San Francisco then to Oregon, Washington, and Victoria overland & back by steamer, then to Yosemite & back to N.Y. Wagner Camp #410. . 1st.. Cloth. Very Good/Mylar.
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Hurd & Houghton, 1865. Very Good. Bowles, Samuel. Across the Continent: A Summer's Journey to the Mountains Rocky Mountains, the Mormons, and the Pacific States. Springfield, MA: Hurd & Houghton, 1865. 1st edition. 452pp. 8vo. Brown and tan cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Book condition: Very good. Spine very slightly cocked. Front hinge cracked but intact. Former… Read more
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Across the Continent: A Journey to the Rocky Mountains, Mormons and the Pacific States

by Bowles, Samuel

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Hurd & Houghton, 1865. Good. Bowles, Samuel. Across the Continent: A Summer's Journey to the Rocky Mountain, the Mormons, and the Pacific States. New York: Hurd & Houghton, 1865. 1st edition. 437pp. 8vo. Brown cloth. Book condition: Good. Covers rubbed and scuffed, with black stains. Corners bumped with boards exposed. Hinges starting to crack. Light foxing to text… Read more
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Across The Continent - A Summer's Journey To The Rocky Mountains, The Mormons And The Pacific States

by Samuel Bowles

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2008-06-30
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Across the Continent: A Journey to the Rocky Mountains, Mormons and the Pacific States

by Samuel Bowles

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hardcover. color folding map. xx, 438pp. + 6pp. of ads. 8vo, orig. cloth; (spine sunned, previous owner's inscription on first blank page). Springfield: Samuel Bowles, 1866.<br/><br/> Post Civil War travels from Kansas to San Francisco, then north to Washington, Victoria, and Yosemite. Wagner-Camp, 410.<br/><br/>
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Across The Continent - A Summer's Journey To The Rocky Mountains, The Mormons And The Pacific States

by Samuel Bowles

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Springfield, 1865. 452pp. Lacks the map. Edgeworn, hinges broken, else good. The second issue with the added pages on California and the mines by William Ashburner. Bowles' party left Kansas in May 1865, reached San Francisco in July, and travelled thence to Oregon and Washington by steamer. In August they saw Yosemite, returning to New York the following month.… Read more
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Springfield, M, 1866. xx,452pp. plus advertisements and partially colored folding map. Original cloth. Wear at head and toe of spine, tear at gutter of map with no loss, some light foxing. Good. The second edition, after two issues of the first edition published the previous year. This edition is not listed or noted in Wagner Camp. Bowles' party left… Read more
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Hurd & Houghton, 1866. Paperback. Fair. 1865// Wear at corners, top/bottom of spine. Slight dampstain to last third top corner. Binding is tight, includes laid-in color map(3/4 inch tear).
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Across the Continent: Volume 2

by Samuel Bowles

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Samuel Bowles & Co, 1865. Good. Bowles, Samuel. Across the Continent: A Summer's Journey to the Rocky Mountain, the Mormons, and the Pacific States. Springfield, Massachusetts: Samuel Bowles & Co, 1865. 1st edition, 1st issue. 438pp. 12mo. Brown cloth with gilt lettering. Book condition: Good with slender losses from spine ends, which have short tears and an exposed,… Read more
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Across the Continent: A Summer's Journey to the Rocky Mountains, the Mormons, and the Pacific States

by Bowles, Samuel

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1865
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G+
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First Edition
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Springfield: Samuel Bowles, 1865. About one-inch of top rear cover very slightly nibbled by mouse; map nice apart from an inch-long tear.. First Edition. Original Cloth. G+.
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Across the Continent: A Summer's Journey to the Rocky Mountains, the Mormons, and the Pacific States with Speaker Colfax

by Bowles, Samuel

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1865
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Springfield, MA: Samuel Bowles & Company, 1865. First Edition . Cloth - Hard Cover. Good-/No Jacket. 452 pages, plus 6 pages ads and folding map; Cloth covers are a little rubbed and show a little wear at spine ends and slightly on corners; Name and address penciled on blank front free end page; Folding map with tears, and… Read more
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Springfield, Mass: Samuel Bowles & Company, 1865. First edition. Hardcover. g. Sm. 8vo. xx. 452(6)pp. Maroon cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Head and tail of spine frayed. Corners bumped and worn. Age wearing throughout. Two-inch tear to joints near bottom area of front cover. Faded gilt top edge. Hinges starting. Sporadic water staining not affecting text. "With… Read more
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Springfield and New York: Samuel Bowles & Company; Hurd & Houghton, 1866. Hardcover. Good. Early reprint (first published 1865). 452 pp, with colored folding map. Original brown cloth, worn at spine ends. Small bookplate ("Marcy Mills") and bookseller's label on front pastedown, another label partially removed from rear pastedown, part of rear free endpaper lacking. Binding tight, text… Read more
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New York: Samuel Bowles & Company, 1866. Brown boards have light spotting, chipped at tips, scrape on back. Original owner name on fep. Some pages are tanning, occasional light foxing, all text very readable, no markings, binding sound. Map is laid in, India paper with a closed tear. . Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾"… Read more
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Across the Continent: A Journey to the Rocky Mountains, Mormons and the Pacific States

by Samuel Bowles

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cover of Across the Continent: A Summer&#39;s Journry To The Rocky Mountains, The Mormans, And The Pacific States, With Speaker Colfax. By Samuel Bowles Editor Of The Springfield (Mass.) Republican

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Springfield, Mass.: Hurd & Houghton, 1865. Book. Very Good -. Hardcover. First Edition. 452 pages + ads, fold-out map, original cloth, foxing to title page, minor edge wear, spine faded. Graff 370, Among the states and territories visited by Bowles were, Utah, Oregon, Washington, California, and Nevada. Wagner-Camp 410, Rader 431..
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Across the Continent: Volume 2

by Samuel Bowles

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Across the Continent: Volume 2

by Samuel Bowles

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Across the Continent: Volume 2

by Samuel Bowles

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Across the Continent: Volume 2

by Samuel Bowles

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Springfield, Mass.; New York: Samuel Bowles & Company; Hurd & Houghton, 1865. First edition. Hardcover. Fair. 452; 6pp. Duodecimo [19.5 cm] Original brown cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine. The hand colored map opposite the title page is heavily foxed, and has a 3" horizontal tear. The cloth at the spine ends is… Read more
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Across the Continent; a Summer's Journey to the Rocky Mountains, the Mormons, and the Pacific States

by Samuel Bowles

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1866
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Hurd & Houghton, 1866. Hardcover. Good - Cash/No Jacket. Black hardcover binding, the title done in gold lettering on spine. corners bumped, showing the lighter cloth underneath, that can also be found on the top and bottom of spine. Light foxing on the page edges, page edges are yellowing. Pages have light foxing to them. Last few pages… Read more
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Across the Continent

by Samuel Bowles

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2009-11-21
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Samuel Bowles & Company, 1866. Very Good. Bowles, Samuel. Across the Continent : A Summer's Journey to the Rocky Mountains, The Mormons, and the Pacific States, with Speaker Colfax. Springfield: Samuel Bowles & Company, 1866. 2nd edition. 452pp. Reddish brown cloth with gilt lettered spine. Book condition: Very good with rubbed corners and lightly chipped spine ends. Endsheets… Read more
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Across the Continent: A Summer's Journey to the Rocky Mountains, the Mormons, and the Pacific States.

by BOWLES, Samuel.

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1866.
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Large (1 x 3") name stamp to title page (across some lettering); spine faded and chipped at head and tail; pencil notes to
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Springfield, Mass.:: Samuel Bowles & Co.,, 1866.. First published in 1865.. original cloth.. Large (1 x 3") name stamp to title page (across some lettering); spine faded and chipped at head and tail; pencil notes to endsheets.. 12mo,. Large folding map, with a 3-1/2" tear repaired with clear tape on verso.
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Samuel Bowles & Company. Collectible - Good. First edition copy. Collectible - Good. Owner's name on front free endpage. (Western United States, Utah, Mormons, Pacific States, description and travel)
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Springfield, MA: Samuel Bowles & Company, 1866. Cloth - Hard Cover. Fair+/No Dust Jacket. 452 pages, plus folding map. Cloth covers show a tear along the joint of the top cover at spine. There is a four inch tear from the bound edge of the map with an older archival tape repair. Volume shows scattered, mostly… Read more
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Across the Continent: A Summer's Journey to the Rocky Mountains, the Mromons, and the Pacific States with Colfax

by Bowles, Samuel

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1865
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VG-, NO dj
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1st
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Springfield, MA: Bowles and Co.. VG-, NO dj. 1865. 1st. hardcover. 12mo . 452pp . Approx 14"x17" fold-out color map split on 1 fold. Slight cant to spine, hinges NOT split. Some foxing. Bowles was the editor of the Springfield Republican newspaper. He did the trip with Speaker of the House Schuyler Colfax. .
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Springfield, Mass., 1866. Book. Good +. Hardcover. 452pgs, +ads, minor exterior wear, slight foxing. Rader 431 indicates a map for the 1st ed 1865, but does not mention the 1866 ed. This book does not contain a map..
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Across the Continent.

by Bowles, Samuel.

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1966.
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Fine copy.
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np.: Readex., 1966.. Reprint.. Hard cover. . Fine copy. . Octavo.. Large folding map..
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Crying Soul: Modern Haiku in 3-2-4 and 5-7-5 Beats

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Across the Continent

by Samuel Bowles

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1966
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Readex Microprint, 1966. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Hardcover, no DJ. Readex Microprint, 1966. In near fine condition, previous owner's stamp marked out on front and rear endpapers, very light soiling on outside page edges. A facsimilie reprint of the 1865 edition. A summer's journey to the Rocky Mountains, the Mormons, and the Pacfic states with Speaker Colfax..
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Across the Continent

by Bowles, Samuel

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1866
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Good
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Springfield: Samuel Bowles & Co., 1866. Spine ends a little worn; folding map loose at back (one edge torn in blank margin; several short tears and hold in fold; old scotch-tape repair).. Later Printing. Original Cloth. Good.
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Forgotten Books, 2018-04-19. Paperback. Very Good.
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Samuel Bowles & Company, 1866. Hardcover. Good. Hardcover in good condition. Front and back cover are worn and faded. A few light scuff marks on front cover. Ex library book. Stamp on top of book and third page and side of the book. Faint scratch marks on front and back cover. Pocket on first page. Slight surface and… Read more
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Across the Continent: A Summer's Journey to the Rocky Mountains, the Mormons, and the Pacific States

by Samuel Bowles

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1966
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Fine
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Reprint Edition
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Readex Microprint, 1966. Reprint Edition. Hardcover. Fine. Part of the Great Americana Series. Facsimile reprint. 452 pages plus 6 pages of ads. Fold out map of Western Territories and the Route Traveled. Fine.Red leatherette boards with gilt lettering on spine and front cover. Fine condition. These facsimiles are the most affordable way to study, own… Read more
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Readex Microprint, 1966. hardcover. fine. Title page vignette, folding map. Thick 8vo, red cloth. N.p.: Readex Microprint, (1966). Fine<br/><br/> Fascimile of the Springfield, 1865 edition<br/><br/>
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Across the Continent

by Bowles, Samuel

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1966
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Very good plus condition with text clean & binding tight
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Readex Microprint, 1966. Hardcover. Very good plus condition with text clean & binding tight. 452pp plus fold-out map. Reprint.
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