SPECIAL REPORT OF NEW YORK STATE SURVEY ON THE PRESERVATION OF THE SCENERY OF NIAGARA FALLS. And, Fourth Annual Report on the Triangulation of the State for the Year 1879

By: Gardiner, James T. (Director)

Price: $850.00

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Condition is Good+ in original cloth with beveled boards. A few bumps to edges of boards. Crack to paper at front gutter. No markings to text. Tipped-in presentation tag at front gutter: "With the compliments of William Darsheimer, Commissioner." All plates and maps present: six folding maps (including one in pocket at rear) , eleven plates, nine of which are heliotypes plus four pages of text from Father Hennepin's 'Nourvelle Decouverte,' including one facsimile illustration of the first picture of Niagara Falls. A scarce document dedicated to assessing and planning land use around Niagara Falls, with wonderful maps and early illustrations of the Falls and the surrounding area. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Title: SPECIAL REPORT OF NEW YORK STATE SURVEY ON THE PRESERVATION OF THE SCENERY OF NIAGARA FALLS. And, Fourth Annual Report on the Triangulation of the State for the Year 1879

Author Name: Gardiner, James T. (Director)

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: Albany, Charles Van Benthuysen & Sons: 1880

Binding: Hardcover

Seller ID: 13736