The Illinois Central Railroad Company offers for sale over 1,500,000 acres selected farming and wood lands in tracts of forty acres and upwards, to suit purchasers on long credits and at low rates of interest : situated on each side of their railroad, extending all the way from the extreme north to the south of the state of Illinois

The Illinois Central Railroad Company offers for sale over 1,500,000 acres selected farming and wood lands in tracts of forty acres and upwards, to suit purchasers on long credits and at low rates of interest : situated on each side of their railroad, extending all the way from the extreme north to the south of the state of Illinois

Chicago: Illinois Central Rail Road Office, 1858. 8vo, 5 p.l., pp. 5-80; full-page map of Illinois, double-page map of the guide to the Illinois Central Railroad Lands, wood-engraved frontispiece, 6 wood-engraved illustrations in the text; slight nibble out of the fore-margin of the first 3 leaves, else a near fine copy in original yellow pictorial wrappers. Another edition, with same text, has imprint: Boston, G.C. Rand & Avery, printers, 1857. Byrd 2683; Ante-Fire Imprints, 263. Item #33688

Price: $750.00