The first volume (New England, Middle States, and Canada) of Appletons' guide to the United States and Canada. Contains numerous pull out maps of important cities (Montreal, New York, Washington D.C., Quebec City) as well as hilarious advertisements in the first few pages. Not the most up to date but a beautiful piece of classical American travelogues. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Appletons' General Guide to the United ...
Publisher: D. Appleton and Company
Publication Date: 1896
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description Appleton:, 1897. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Part 1 covers New England and Middle States and Canada, illustrated with Railway maps, plans of cities, special itineraries, and tables of railway and steamboat fares. 300 pages and 47 pages of local ads. Part 1 is in fine condition. Part 2 covers Western and Southern States, published in 1898, 294 pages and 47 pages of local ads. Part 2 is in very good condition. The blue cloth has darkened on the spine edge, lettering is bright on both volumes- on the spines and covers. Part 2 has light wear on the spine edges and corners. 16 pull out maps plus other illustrations. VERY GOOD HARDCOVERS. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 013179