PICTURESQUE AMERICA; OR, THE LAND WE LIVE IN, two volumes.
New York: Appleton, 1872-74. First edition 10 x 13". Two volumes: viii, 568; vi,576pp., with 49 steel engravings. Owner's 1875 signature in each volume, and the stamp of the West Cornwall/Hughes Memorial Library (a tiny village library, which never circulated the books). The usual foxing and paper browning, but a very good solid copy, in rubbed and nicked full brown morocco stamped in gilt and blind, all edges gilt. Hardcover (Item ID: 5215)