Item #22102 Mitchell's New Traveller's Guide through the United States, Containing the Principal Cities, Towns, &c. map, Ira S. Drake.
Mitchell's New Traveller's Guide through the United States, Containing the Principal Cities, Towns, &c.

Mitchell's New Traveller's Guide through the United States, Containing the Principal Cities, Towns, &c.

Philadelphia: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co., 1850. First Thus. 12mo; 128pp (118pp plus 10pp ads).  Full dark green morocco, upper board with gilt tooling and title; with large engraved folded hand-colored map drawn by Ira S. Drake tipped at rear. This pocket map shows the United States west to the Mississippi River and a little beyond to include a small portion of Texas and Indian Territory. 5 inset views ("Copper Mine region"; "Vicinity of the Niagara Falls"; "Map of the Gold and Quicksilver district of California"; "Map of the Maritime and Overland Routes of California"; and "Map of New England or Eastern States"). The text includes Index, distances between cities, statistical information, advertisements, etc. A Good copy (wear along spine & board edges; text block intact but starting to pull). Map has two closed tears without loss; light offsetting, some splitting along folds. Item #22102

Price: $450.00

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