New York, NY: D. Appleton & Company, 1855. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good- condition. Item #019290
824 pages of text. Original hardcover binding with moderate sunning to the spine, and fraying to the spine extremities. Lacks the large fold-out map. Contains numerous plates and in-text maps and vignettes, many of which show buildings of the time. Previous owner's name on the front endpaper: George H. Brooks February 11th 1857. His embossed company stamp on the front endpaper and the title page: Geo. J. Brooks & Co. Paper Warehouse. 123 Sansome St. San Francisco. Howes S769; Sabin 87268; Cowan p.601; Graff 3901; Zamorano 70. First edition.