The isthmus of Tehuantepec: Being the results of a survey for a railroad to connect the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.

New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1852. First edition, 8vo, pp. 295, [1]; lithograph frontispiece, large folding map, two charts, and 13 lithograph plates; full green blindstamped cloth; spine and edges toned, top of spine chipped, ex-library with spine label, bookplates and blindstamps, closed tear to folding map along gutter, affecting only border, textblock cocked but clean and sound; good. Errata slip tipped in. Without the atlas volume. An engineering report, with information on the geology, atural resources, climate, agriculture, and local people in the area. The tinted landscape lithographs are largely after work by J. Muller. Sabin 3480, Palau 375712. Item #59325

Price: $200.00

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