Author:Bryant, William Cullen (Ed); Oliver Bell Bunce

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Picturesque America; Or, the Land we Live in (Two Volumes, Complete) A Delineation by Pen and of the Mountains, Rivers, Lakes, Forests, Water-Falls, Shores, Canyons, Valleys, Cities, and Other Picturesque Features of our Country.

By: Bryant, William Cullen (Ed); Oliver Bell Bunce

Price: $1,400.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Company: 1872, 1874

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 17612

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full brown leather, spine in six compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering on spine and cover, edges gilt, marbled endpapers. Frontispiece and additional pictorial title-page in each volume. Illustrated with 49 steel-engraved, tissue-protected plates on thick stock, in addition to hundreds of steel and wood engraved in-text illustrations. "'Picturesque America' was a conspicuous presence in the popular culture of the United States in the post-Civil War years. First published as a magazine series in Appletons' Journal, then as a subscription book, in parts, from ... View more info