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Sketches and Statistics of Cincinnati in 1851 by Charles Cist - Hardcover - First edition - 1851 - from Midway Used and Rare Books and Biblio.com

Sketches and Statistics of Cincinnati in 1851

by Charles Cist

Condition: good


Cincinnati: Wm. H. Moore & Co. Publishers, 1851. First edition. Hardcover. good. octavol.(8" x 5 1/2") Blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. (Some sunning to spine.) 353pp. Engravings and illustations. Former library copy. Small piece missing at bottom of spine.




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