A Short Account of the Rise, Progress and Completion of the Great Canal, and of the Grand Celebration which Took Place in the City on that Auspicious Occasion
28.5cm x 20cm. 8 pages, 1 plate. Saddle-sewn self-wrappers, folder.
A Short History of the Erie Canal, and of the Celebration, in New York City, at its Completion. Accompanied by an engraving of DeWitt Clinton, seventh governor of New York, who was largely responsible for the construction of the Erie Canal. Drawn and engraved by Francis S. King, and printed on Imperial Japan paper, in an edition of 120 impressions, including eleven artist’s proofs. Contained in a printed folder.
Very minor soiling and wear to folder. Near Fine Condition.
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