REPORT UPON THE COLORADO RIVER OF THE WEST, Explored in 1857 and 1858; Under the direction of the Office of Explorations and Surveys, A.A. Humphreys, Captain Topographical Engineers, in charge. By order of the Secretary of War

Washington: Government Printing Office, 1861. Original publisher's brown blind stamped cloth with gilt image of a boat on front board, gilt on spine worn away, slight stain to upper outer corner of front cover. First edition, 36th Congress, 1st Session, Senate Ex. Doc. 4to. 131, 14, 154, 30, 6, 31, (1) pp. Illustrated, 25 plates (as called for in "List of Illustrations," 8 are chromolithographs, plus 6 scientific plates), 2 large folding maps, 8 panoramic views, profile. Internally fine with the exception of a small tear to first three leaves of the Geological Report, at gutter. FARQUHAR 21. FLAKE 4287. HOWES I-92. STREETER SALE 177. WAGNER-CAMP 375. WHEAT TRANSMISSISSIPPI 947. Item #62245

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