Appletons' Railway and Stean Navigation Guife for August, 1867
(D. Appleton)

New York: D. Appleton, 1867. 8vo. in printed wrapper, front wrap with handsome engraving of a representative town showing railroad trains (one emerging from a tunnell in the foreground, another chugging across a bridge), steamboats and sailing boats. 380 pp. With extremely large folding map at p. 25 : "Appletons' Rail Road Map of the United States" with numerous ads on the verso. Profusely illustrated with integral maps throughout. Advertisments front and rear (many illustrated with engravings, including steamships). Front wrap with some rubbing and a light stain, rear wrap lacking; folding map intact and undamaged and interior pages clean and bright. Rather scarce. Very Good Softcover (Item ID: E8759)


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