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THE JAMES S. COPLEY LIBRARY: ARTS & SCIENCES, INCLUDING THE MARK TWAIN COLLECTION

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Willis, Nathaniel Parker

American Scenery. London: George Virtue, 1840

2 volumes, 4to (10 1/2 x 8 1/4 in.; 267 x 210 mm). Engraved portrait, 2 engraved titles and 2 letterpress titles, map & 117 plates after William Henry Bartlett, all but the portrait hand-colored and with tissue guards, the map in outline; very occasional marginal creases and light spots. Contemporary red straight-grain half morocco over marbled boards, marbled edges; hinges and edges rubbed, a few scuffs.


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來源

Stephens (armorial  bookplate obscured by Copley bookplate in first volume)

出版

Sabin 3784; Abbey, Travel 651

相關資料

First edition, a hand-colored copy. The views especially favor upstate New York, but also cover New England, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Washington D.C. and Virginia.

THE JAMES S. COPLEY LIBRARY: ARTS & SCIENCES, INCLUDING THE MARK TWAIN COLLECTION

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