Recently found by viaLibri....
2017-12-21 18:35:05
[Pierce, Franklin, 1804-1869]
MAPS AND VIEWS TO ACCOMPANY MESSAGE AND DOCUMENTS, 1854-5 [cover title]. MESSAGE OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO THE TWO HOUSES OF CONGRESS, AT THE COMMENCEMENT OF THE SECOND SESSION OF THE THIRTY-THIRD CONGRESS. Ex. Doc. No. 1. Part III.
Washington DC: A.O.P. Nicholson, Printer, 1854. Quarto. Following the Contents page are 45 folded plates to accompany reports of: the Commissioner of the General Land Office (8 plates); the Commissioner of Public Buildings (4 plates); the Natioal Hospital for the Insane 1 plate); the Colonel of Topographical Engineers (31 plates); and the Chief of Ordnance and Hydrography (1 plate). Bound in brown cloth, decorted in blind, gilt lettering. Dampmark on fore-edge of binding, affecting 10 of the 45 plates with tide marks and scattered foxing, not terribly offensive. Contemporary signature of Henry V. Hoagland on front endpapers. 11.75" x 8.5" Includes: Michigan, Arkansas, Louisiana, Florida, Wisconsin, Iowa, California, Kansas, Nebraska, Ohio, Territory of Minnesota, etc. Good.
Bookseller: R & A Petrilla [U.S.A.]

Search for more books on viaLibri

LINK TO THIS PAGE: https://www.vialibri.net/years/books/11815160/1854-pierce-franklin-1804-1869-maps-and-views-to-accompany-message

Browse more rare books from the year 1854