Gems of American Scenery, consisting of Stereoscopic Views among the White Mountains. With ... Gems of American Scenery, consisting of Stereoscopic Views among the White Mountains. With ... Gems of American Scenery, consisting of Stereoscopic Views among the White Mountains. With ... Gems of American Scenery, consisting of Stereoscopic Views among the White Mountains. With ...

Gems of American Scenery, consisting of Stereoscopic Views among the White Mountains. With descriptive text. Illustrations by the Albertype Process.

Bierstadt, Edward (inscribed by)

Published by Harroun & Bierstadt, New York, NY, 1878
Condition: Good Hardcover
From Martin Kaukas Books (Manchester, VT, U.S.A.)

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Brown boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Good condition, Boards are worn, corners bumped, interior hinges are wearing, top and bottom of spine chipped. The interior is tight and clean. All page edges gilt. Viewer is present and in very good condition. Inscribed by Edward Bierstadt on front fly page - "R.S. Barclay with the compliments of E. H. Bierstadt". Double page frontispiece map of New Hampshire drawn by H. F. Krause. One of very few American books (if not the only) illustrated with stereoviews and a built-in viewer. A lovely photographically - illustrated book of views in the White Mountains, including stereoview (Albertype) images of Plymouth, New Hampshire; The Flume; The Pool; The Basin; The Old Man of the Mountain; Profile Lake; Echo Lake; Beecher's Cottage; Elephant's Head and Gate of the Notch; View from the Gate of the Notch; Ripley's Falls; White Mountain Notch from Mt. Willey; Willey House; Upper Falls of the Ammonoosuc; Mt. Washington Railway and Summit; View from Mt. Washington Carriage Road; Mt. Washington from the Glen; Emerald Pool; Thompson's Cascades; Crystal Cascade; Glen Ellis Falls; North Conway, N.H.; The Cathedral; and Centre Harbor, N.H. 24 pages of description of the images. Bookseller Inventory # 6410

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Title: Gems of American Scenery, consisting of ...

Publisher: Harroun & Bierstadt, New York, NY

Publication Date: 1878

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Good

Signed: Inscribed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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