Lot 108: Author: Gilbert, G.K.; Title: Report on the Geology of the Henry Mountains; Place Published: Washington; Publisher: Government Printing Office; Date Published: 1880; Description: xii, 170 pp. With numerous plates & text illustrations; 5 fold-out relief maps at rear, 1 in color. 29.3x22.5 cm (11½x8¾"), original cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Second Edition.Detailed descriptions and geological examinations of the Henry Mountains of southern Utah conducted in 1875 and 1876. The Henry Mountains were the last mountain range discovered in the contiguous United States. This second edition is enlarged from the 1877 first edition. The original thick paper mailing envelope is present, with one end neatly opened. Condition: Fine condition.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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