VIEW OF THE VALLEY OF THE MISSISSIPPI, or the Emigrant's and Travellers Guide to the West. Containing A General Description of that Entire Country; and also Notices of the Soil, Productions, Rivers, and other Channels of Intercourse and Trade. Henry Schenck Tanner, Robert Baird, Richard Bache, Robert Bache.
VIEW OF THE VALLEY OF THE MISSISSIPPI, or the Emigrant's and Travellers Guide to the West. Containing A General Description of that Entire Country; and also Notices of the Soil, Productions, Rivers, and other Channels of Intercourse and Trade...
VIEW OF THE VALLEY OF THE MISSISSIPPI, or the Emigrant's and Travellers Guide to the West. Containing A General Description of that Entire Country; and also Notices of the Soil, Productions, Rivers, and other Channels of Intercourse and Trade...
VIEW OF THE VALLEY OF THE MISSISSIPPI, or the Emigrant's and Travellers Guide to the West. Containing A General Description of that Entire Country; and also Notices of the Soil, Productions, Rivers, and other Channels of Intercourse and Trade...
VIEW OF THE VALLEY OF THE MISSISSIPPI, or the Emigrant's and Travellers Guide to the West. Containing A General Description of that Entire Country; and also Notices of the Soil, Productions, Rivers, and other Channels of Intercourse and Trade...

VIEW OF THE VALLEY OF THE MISSISSIPPI, or the Emigrant's and Travellers Guide to the West. Containing A General Description of that Entire Country; and also Notices of the Soil, Productions, Rivers, and other Channels of Intercourse and Trade...

Philadelphia: H. S. Tanner, 1834. Second edition. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Good+ condition. Item #017577

ix, [13]-372 pages of text including an index. Original hardcover binding is heavily shelfworn, with the spine significantly chipped and cracked, moderate soiling and rubbing and fraying to extremities; original spine label is present but cracked/incomplete. Both covers are detached, and the text block is separated. A few pages are creased at corner, a few pages with small stains in the margin, and minor foxing scattered lightly throughout the text. Ex-libris lettering at the bottom of the spine, bookplate on front pastedown, and numbering at the bottom margin of the Introduction page, with the title page and the remainder of the text unmarked. Contains 15 maps, including: [1] frontispiece, "United States" is fold-out and hand colored. [2] p.107 "Pennsylvania and New Jersey"; fold-out. [3] p.112 "Pittsburgh." [4] p.129 "Virginia Maryland and Delaware" fold-out. [5] p.139 "Ohio and Indiana" fold-out. [6] p.149 "Cincinnati." [7] p.178 "Michigan" fold-out. [8] p.189 "Kentucky and Tennessee" fold-out. [9] p.196 "Louisville." [10] p.215 "Illinois and Missouri" fold-out. [11] p.244 with four views including "Environs of St. Louis," "Lead Region" and "Environs of Lexington," "Environs of Nashville" fold-out. [12] p.262 "Louisiana and Mississippi" fold-out. [13] p.276 with three views including "Environs of Mobile," "Environs of Pensacola" and "New Orleans" fold-out. [14] p.290 "Georgia and Alabama" fold-out. [15] p.349 "New York" fold-out. A few maps have small tears at the folds, and some of the maps are somewhat browned. Title continues "and likewise of the cities and towns, progress of education, &c. of each." Graff 141; Howes B45; Sabin 2594 ("Richard Bache"). Second edition.

Price: $850.00