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A Journey in the Seaboard Slave States, with Remarks on Their Economy by  Fredrick Law Olmsted - First Edition - 1856 - from Old Saratoga Books (SKU: 41042)

A Journey in the Seaboard Slave States, with Remarks on Their Economy

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A Journey in the Seaboard Slave States, with Remarks on Their Economy

by Olmsted, Fredrick Law

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  • hardcover
  • First
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Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, library stamps, markings , and de-accession information, pages rippled.
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NY: Dix and Edwards. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, library stamps, markings , and . de-accession information, pages rippled.. 1856. First Edition. Hardcover. Rebound in brown reinforced cloth. xv, 724pp + [1]pp appendix A + ivpp publisher's ads. Many engravings throughout. Howes 078. Sabin 57242. Library Company of Philadelphia, Afro-Americana, 1553-1906 7301. The future landscape architect and designer of New York City's Central Park narrates his journey and observations as he spent fourteen months in 1853-54 traveling through Washington DC, Virginia, Maryland, North and South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, and Louisiana. ; Ex-Library .

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Bookseller
Old Saratoga Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
41042
Title
A Journey in the Seaboard Slave States, with Remarks on Their Economy
Author
Olmsted, Fredrick Law
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, library stamps, markings , and de-accession information, pages rippled.
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Dix and Edwards
Place of Publication
NY
Date published
1856
Keywords
SLAVERY
Bookseller catalogs
The American South;

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About Old Saratoga Books

Old Saratoga Books owners Dan and Rachel Jagareski have been selling books since 1996. After running an open shop for twenty years in the historic village of Schuylerville we now sell books online and at book fairs. We are members of the Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA). Our specialties include books about history, science, cooking, children's books, and the arts. Rachel is a graduate of the Colorado Antiquarian Book Seminar and has attended Rare Book School in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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