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2 Books incl: Stansbury. EXPLORATION... GREAT SALT

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2 Books incl: Stansbury. EXPLORATION... GREAT SALT

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[Western US]. 2 Titles. ++ J. W. Foster and J. D. Whitney. REPORT ON THE GEOLOGY OF THE LAKE SUPERIOR LAND DISTRICT. Part II. Wash: A. Boyd Hamilton, 1851. 37 plates (incl 2 plates XVIII carrying the same view and 1 unnumbered plate). Plate XXII is a double plate. 4 plates are folding. Plates include 20 views. Others are diagram and geology/fossils). 8vo. Orig cloth very good, sunned. Couple plates with corner crease, minor crease to folding plates. Foxed. ++ Howard Stansbury. EXPLORATION AND SURVEY OF THE VALLEY OF THE GREAT SALT LAKE OF UTAH, Including a Reconnoisance of a new Route Through the Rocky Mountains .Wash: Robert Armstrong, 1853. Senate issue. Sabin 9486. Graff 9486. Wheat (Transmississippi) 764-765. 58 Plates: 1 folding map, 35 views (3 folding), and 23 zoological/botanical/paleontological plates. As noted by Sabin, the 2 maps listed on plate list would appear in a separate volume. The plate list entry for “Acephala” accounts for some of the images on Palaeontology Plate II, rather than its own separate plate. 1 view and several later plates are misbound. 8vo. Orig cloth. Tear to cloth at tops of joints. Some plates/gatherings loose. Foxed.
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2 Books incl: Stansbury. EXPLORATION... GREAT SALT

Estimate $100 - $150
Sep 10, 2015
Starting Price $50
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0172: 2 Books incl: Stansbury. EXPLORATION... GREAT SALT

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Est. $100 - $150Starting Price $50
Waverly Rare Books, September 10, 2015
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Lot 0172 Details

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[Western US]. 2 Titles. ++ J. W. Foster and J. D. Whitney. REPORT ON THE GEOLOGY OF THE LAKE SUPERIOR LAND DISTRICT. Part II. Wash: A. Boyd Hamilton, 1851. 37 plates (incl 2 plates XVIII carrying the same view and 1 unnumbered plate). Plate XXII is a double plate. 4 plates are folding. Plates include 20 views. Others are diagram and geology/fossils). 8vo. Orig cloth very good, sunned. Couple plates with corner crease, minor crease to folding plates. Foxed. ++ Howard Stansbury. EXPLORATION AND SURVEY OF THE VALLEY OF THE GREAT SALT LAKE OF UTAH, Including a Reconnoisance of a new Route Through the Rocky Mountains .Wash: Robert Armstrong, 1853. Senate issue. Sabin 9486. Graff 9486. Wheat (Transmississippi) 764-765. 58 Plates: 1 folding map, 35 views (3 folding), and 23 zoological/botanical/paleontological plates. As noted by Sabin, the 2 maps listed on plate list would appear in a separate volume. The plate list entry for “Acephala” accounts for some of the images on Palaeontology Plate II, rather than its own separate plate. 1 view and several later plates are misbound. 8vo. Orig cloth. Tear to cloth at tops of joints. Some plates/gatherings loose. Foxed.

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