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Willis, Nathaniel Parker; Bartlett, W H George Virtue
American Scenery American Scenery; or, Land, Lake, and River Illustrations of Transatlantic Nature
London: Virtue, 1840?. Bartlett's most famous work. In 1836 William Henry Bartlett was sent to America to begin making engravings of the major sites in the United States. The majority of the views are in New York, Philadelphia and Washington D.C. and New England. Bartlett went as far north as the White Mountains and as far south as Virginia. Niagara and the Hudson Valley were most suitable for landscape. All 119 plates are present. Volume I and volume IIRebound in brown leather with silver stampingNear Fine condition and no foxing
Bookseller: Fortuna Books and Prints [United States]
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