MAPS OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AND CITY OF WASHINGTON AND PLATS OF THE SQUARES AND LOTS OF THE CITY OF WASHINGTON. PRINTED IN PURSUANCE OF A RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES.
MAPS OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AND CITY OF WASHINGTON AND PLATS OF THE SQUARES AND LOTS OF THE CITY OF WASHINGTON. PRINTED IN PURSUANCE OF A RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES.

MAPS OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AND CITY OF WASHINGTON AND PLATS OF THE SQUARES AND LOTS OF THE CITY OF WASHINGTON. PRINTED IN PURSUANCE OF A RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES.

Washington: Printed by A. Boyd Hamilton, 1852. 8" x 13". [2], 159 leaves [printed on rectos only] consisting of hundreds of plat illustrations. The front endpaper and the three folding maps are absent. Original brown cloth [title in gilt, front board detached]. Last few leaves spotted at bottom corner. Good+.

The book contains more than 1100 Plat Squares of Washington, D.C., each a detailed illustration of a portion of the City as of the time of its publication. Streets, avenues, and numbered building lots are noted, bounded with dimensions and delineated. The work was a major undertaking.
Phillips, List of Maps and Views of Washington and District of Columbia, page 40. Bryan 118. Item #23457

Price: $500.00

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