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REPORTS OF EXPLORATIONS AND SURVEYS, 1853-1855
Washington: Beverley Tucker Printer, 1855. Twelve volumes bound in thirteen. Profusely illustrated with maps, lithographic plates, colored lithographic plates. Large, thick quarto. Minor edge wear. Each volume library bound. Several maps with holes and separations along fold lines, many with tears. Occasional tideline affecting text or an illustration, scattered foxing and toning. Overall quite clean internally. Please see the photos This large quarto set is the most important and massive compilation of exploration reports and data ever published about the trans- Mississippi West. Under the direction of Secretary of War Jefferson Davis, the Pacific Railroad survey in two years increased the contemporary knowledge of the geography, topography, geology, and natural history of the West by a quantum leap. Visit my store at https://www.ebay.com/str/theantiqueattic Or https://www.ebay.com/usr/antiqueattic-2 Terms of Sale ORDERS CANNOT BE CHANGED OR CANCELLED AFTER PAYMENT HAS BEEN MADE; THIS APPLIES TO ALL PURCHASES INCLUDING MERCHANDISE PENDING SHIPPING. 1) If you're unhappy with your merchandise, please contact me within three days of receiving your item & I will help you solve the problem. 2) Do not return any merchandise without contacting me for a return authorization. You must contact me to obtain a return authorization. 3)There is a 20% restocking fee for all returned items 4) After getting the returned item, we will refund the customer for the item's price (excluding the original shipping costs to you). The buyer is responsible for the shipping costs back to me. 5) All re … [Click Below for Full Description]
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