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Personal Narrative of Explorations and Incidents by  John BARTLETT - First Edition - 1854 - from Heritage Book Shop, LLC and Biblio.com

Personal Narrative of Explorations and Incidents

by BARTLETT, John

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Personal Narrative of Explorations and Incidents BARTLETT, John. Personal Narrative of Explorations and Incidents. In Texas, New Mexico, California, Sonora, and Chihuahua, Connected with The United States and Mexican Boundary Commision, During the years 1850-, 51, 52 and 53... In Two Volumes with Maps and Illustrations. New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1854. First edition, issued simultaneously with the two volume edition. Octavo. Two volumes bound in one. Publisher's original brown cloth, decoratively blindstamped. Illustrated with 2 folding frontispieces, large folding map of US and Mexican border area, 14 tinted lithograph plates (including the Tucson plate not called for), 29 full-page woodcuts, and many smaller text cuts throughout. Spine rubbed along extremities, edges bumped. Overall, a very good copy of a very thick book. Howes. Howes. Streeter. Streeter. HBS 66997. $1,250
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  • Bookseller: Heritage Book Shop, LLC US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 66997
  • Title: Personal Narrative of Explorations and Incidents
  • Author: BARTLETT, John
  • Book condition: Used
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: D. Appleton & Company
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1854


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