Lot 202: Lot of Three Nelson's Pictorial Guide-Books

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Lot 202: Author: N/A; Title: Lot of Three Nelson's Pictorial Guide-Books; Place Published: New York; Publisher: T. Nelson and Sons; Date Published: Various dates; Description: Includes: The Central Pacific Railroad: A Trip Across the North American Continent from Ogden to San Francisco. 32 pp. Illustrated with map and 12 color plates from engraved sketches at rear. 10x16 cm (4x6 ¼"), original decorative blue cloth stamped in black and gilt, color pictorial cover label. [1881]The Union Pacific Railroad: A Trip Across the North American Continent from Omaha to Ogden. 46 pp. Illustrated with 12 color plates from engraved sketches, at the end; map.10x16 cm (4x6 ¼"), original decorative brown-orange cloth stamped in black and gilt, color pictorial cover label. [1871]The Yosemite Valley, and the Mammoth Trees and Geysers of California. 40 pp. Illustrated with map and 12 color plates from engraved sketches at rear. 10x16 cm (4x6 ¼"), original decorative blue cloth stamped in black and gilt, color pictorial cover label. [1875]First Editions.All copies bear the stamp of E.S. Denison News Agency on the front free endpaper. Condition: Rubbing and soiling to covers; some browning at endpapers,slight foxing throughout: very good. PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories Thursday, 28th January 2016 Estimate: $500-800
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