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John Wesley Powell
John Wesley Powell / Exploration of the Colorado River of the West & its 1875
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1875. Exploration of the Colorado River of the West and its Tributaries. Explored in 1869, 1870, 1871, and 1872, Under the Direction of the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution. John Wesley Powell. Washington: Government Printing Office. Good. 1875. Hardcover. Green half leather binding with gilt title and raised bands on spine, all edges marbled. Includes numerous illustrations along with the scarce map and profile, laid in. Boards have moderate rubbing to spine and at corners, rear board is starting to detach from spine; dampstain affecting first few endpapers, otherwise text block has light foxing and soiling. Map and profile are in very good condition, each with light foxing and soiling at folds. This is Powell's most definitive record of his exploration of the Green [Thumbnails Below] Exploration of the Colorado River of the West and its Tributaries. Explored in 1869, 1870, 1871, and 1872, Under the Direction of the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution. Author: Powell, John Wesley Publication: Washington: Government Printing Office, 1875 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Good Description: Washington: Government Printing Office. Good. 1875. Hardcover. Green half leather binding with gilt title and raised bands on spine, all edges marbled. Includes numerous illustrations along with the scarce map and profile, laid in. Boards have moderate rubbing to spine and at corners, rear board is starting to detach from spine; dampstain affecting first few endpapers, otherwise text block has light foxing and soiling. Map and profile are in … [Click Below for Full Description]
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