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PICTURESQUE AMERICA OR. THE LAND WE LIVE IN

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PICTURESQUE AMERICA OR. THE LAND WE LIVE IN

by William Cullen Bryant (editor)

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  • Hardcover
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New York: D. Appleton & Company. VERY CLEAN near fine tight half leather 1894 revised edition hardcover. 720 pages. . Near Fine. Half-Leather. Revised Edition. 1894.

Synopsis

Picturesque America was first published by Appleton's as a serial, received semi-monthly by subscribers. Once their subscription was complete, the serials would be bound into a two-volume set, a variety of binding options available for the original 1872 and 1874 books. Picturesque America took readers on a tour of America through art and writing. It included 65 essays written by various authors, and was illustrated by 900 wood and 50 steel engravings. The engravings were done by variety of high skilled artists off of original drawings, mostly composed by artist Harry Fenn, the most prominent landscape illustrator in the US at the time.

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Bookseller
wmburgettbooks & collectibles US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
042188
Title
PICTURESQUE AMERICA OR. THE LAND WE LIVE IN
Author
William Cullen Bryant (editor)
Format/Binding
Half-Leather
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Quantity-available
1
Edition
Revised Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
D. Appleton & Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1894

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