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Pictorial Guide to the Mammoth Cave, Kentucky

Pictorial Guide to the Mammoth Cave, Kentucky

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Pictorial Guide to the Mammoth Cave, Kentucky

by Martin, Rev. Horace; Illustrated in the First Style of Art by S. Wallen, Jno. Abdrew, J. W. Orr, and N. Orr

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About This Item

New York: Stringer & Townsend, 1851. 4 preliminary leaves, [7]-116 pages frontispiece, 8 plates, added title page, engraved, with last 8 blank for Notes. Original embossed red cloth, gilt title front cover, pale yellow end papers. Very Good Plus, small prior owner name stamp front paste down (Alfred L. Mudge), 4 pages with small spots of toning else interior bright and unmarked, boards with light even soiling. Frontis of Cave House plus 7 other black and white illustrations on unnumbered pages.SCARCE in current commerce in lovely condition.. First Edition. Embossed Cloth. Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Dale Steffey Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
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Title
Pictorial Guide to the Mammoth Cave, Kentucky
Author
Martin, Rev. Horace; Illustrated in the First Style of Art by S. Wallen, Jno. Abdrew, J. W. Orr, and N. Orr
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Stringer & Townsend
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1851
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9&f
Weight
0.00 lbs
Bookseller catalogs
Americana; Geology; Exploration;

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