The Great Book of Currier & Ives' America
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Abbeville Press, Publishers
Date Published: 1979
Book Id: 18703
Elephant folio [39 cm] Black and white woven cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine, and an oval illustrated paper label mounted to the front cover. Near fine. There is a previous owner's name and brief notation on the front pastedown. The dust jacket is in very good condition. The front panel is barely perceptibly yellowed, and the rear panel is subtly soiled.
From the jacket- Currier & Ives illustrated American history for generations that lived through the adventurous times of the opening of the West, the building of the cities, and the application of steam power to travel, and electricity to lighting and communications."