Philadelphia: Mitchell and Hinman, 1834. 324 pages. Octavo (8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches); quarter calf over marbled boards; lightly rubbed. With the mounted blue label for the publishers on the inside cover. Item #1700
An attractive copy of the first edition. Used to accompany S. A. Mitchell's large American wall map, this informative text lists all the county, districts, townships and rivers throughout the United States. Also discussed are the "actual and prospective internal improvements throughout the Union." Aside from the usual age toning of the paper, a fine, bright copy.