CINCINNATI IN 1826. B. Drake, E D. Mansfield.
CINCINNATI IN 1826

CINCINNATI IN 1826

Cincinnati: Printed by Morgan, Lodge, and Fisher, February, 1827. 17.5 x 11.5 cm. original wrappers soiled, paper label on front. First Edition. 100, [1] pp. Two plates. The plates depict the Medical College of Ohio and the Branch Bank. A plain, sensible, and well-written sketch of the fertile country, in the center of which Cincinnati is situated; followed by a lucid and interesting account of the city at that time. It contains a clear exposition of the astonishing growth of the city, internal improvement, resources, etc." Very good copy, uncommon in the original binding. Original tan wrappers (rubbed and soiled), printed paper label on upper wrapper. Tipped in sheet in front: "Js[?] S. Stevens with the compliments of A.S. Dudley Jan. 1, 1877". Housed in green clamshell box. HOWES D458; SABIN 20813 THOMSON 339. (11128). Item #63736

Price: $750.00

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