REPORTS OF EXPLORATIONS AND SURVEYS TO ASCERTAIN THE MOST PRACTICABLE AND ECONOMICAL ROUTE FOR A RAILROAD FROM THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN. VOLUME XII, BOOK II.

Washington: Thomas H. Ford, Printer, 1860. Quarto; Fair/no DJ; Ex-Library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown leather, raised bands, faded print on a black banner, debossed volume number; Boards quarter bound with brown leather to spine and corners, marbled paper to boards, top of spine torn and held on by rear hinge, bottom of spine torn away, front hinge torn length of boards so that front board is held in place by binding string, rear hinge partially torn, spine is stained and scuffed, corners worn, edges worn, shelfwear to boards; Text block has library label on front pastedown, foxing and tearing to endpapers, cracked front hinge, speckled edges; “Made under the direction of the Secretary of War, in 1853-5, according to acts of Congress of March 3, 1853, May 31, 1854, and August 5, 1854”— title page; “36th Congress, 1st session, House of Representatives, Ex. Doc. No. 56”— title page”; 399 pages, illustrated (b&w and color plates).

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