St. Louis, MO: George Knapp & Co., 1859. Hardcover. Item #38588
A report of the general character of the country, the climate, soils, minerals, timber, and water power to be found along this branch. Graff, 4043. Folded map and elevation of the South-Western Branch bound in. Seventeen pages of Pacific Railroad history plus 93 pages of the geological report with two engravings. Bound in original green cloth with design and border in blind and lettering in gilt, which has dulled. Rebacked with new cloth spine with gilt lettering. Wear at cover corners. Pages mildy toned. 1.5 inch tear to map. A very good copy.