Chicago and Toledo: H.H. Hardesty & Co, 1882. Hard Cover. Small Folio. Item #6274
Illustrated, containing large scale copper plate maps of each state and territory of the United States, and the provinces of Canada, together with a complete reference map of the world, topographical and railroad map of the United States, thirteen comprehensive maps of Bible geography, covering all the countries of Bible history, with classified pronunciative index of each map, printed in colors from plates secured by letters patent, producing the clearest typographical effect of any known engraved plates, accompanied by a general survey of the world, history of the United States-History of each state and territory of the United States, outline map and history of Lawrence County, Ohio. Containing a condensed history of the County; Biographical sketches; general statistics; miscellaneous matters, etc. Frontispiece depicts Geysers in the Yellowstone Valley, 60 of 61maps present, (lacking #44 &45 which is the United States), the five folding maps are on stubs and printed on a much thinner paper with the map of New York laid in, closed tear on map #164, small loss at lower edge of map #165. Re-backed and cornered in brown leather retaining original gilt stamped brown cloth, endpapers renewed. A very good copy with excellent maps.