New York: J.H. Colton and Company, 1855. First edition. Hardcover. 100 + 36pp. Sextodecimo (16mo) [15.5 cm.] Original brown cloth with decorative floral stamping to front and rear board. Title gilt stamped on front board, and blind stamped on rear board. Very good. Volume has been professionally rebacked. Light rubbing to extremities. Gentle bumping to corners. Hinges reinforced with binder's tape that matched the pages. Sporadic foxing throughout. Item #3664
Beautiful hand-colored map present at reverse. Map titled: 'Guide through Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, Wisconsin & Iowa. Showing the Township Lines of the United States Survey'. Map by J. Calvin Smith. Map measures 64.5 cm by 56 cm. Map in nice condition with only a few small tears and light foxing.