Lot 10: Author: Derby, George H. Title: Report of the Secretary of War, Communicating, In compliance with a resolution of the Senate, a reconnaissance of the Gulf of California and the Colorado river by Lieutenant Derby Place Published: [Washington, D.C.] Publisher: [Government Printing Office] Date Published: 1852 Description: 28 pp. With 13 woodcut views and 2 maps in text; folding lithographed map at end. (8vo) 22.5x13.5 cm (8?x5 ?"), modern half morocco & cloth, spine lettered in gilt. 32d Congress, 1st Session, Ex. Doc. No. 81. Senate Edition. Small, light stain in upper margins; near fine. Provenance: Heaston, 3/00.
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