A DESCRIPTION OF THE CANALS AND RAILROADS OF THE UNITED STATES, COMPREHENDING NOTICES OF ALL THE WORKS OF INTERNAL IMPROVEMENT THROUGHOUT THE SEVERAL STATES.

New York: T.R. Tanner & J. Disturnell, 1840. vii, [1 blank], [9]-272, iv pp., three folding maps, lacks the two folding plates. The leaf containing pp. v-vi is bound out of order after p. vii. Original brown cloth boards expertly laid down and rebacked. Tear to top corner of title page [removing a signature, no text loss], a few short closed tears archivally repaired [no text loss]. The three folding maps have some railroad and canal routes marked in color [some light toning and occasional light foxing, a few short fold splits on the two smaller maps of New York and Pennsylvania, the large folding map of the U.S. has several splits along folds with some repairs and one long split almost completely through, no loss]. Some pencil writing in the blank area of the short title page. Good.
AI 40-6429 [4]. Howes T26. Sabin 94316 [calls for one map]. Thomson 2624. Item #35585

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