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Title: A Brief Topographical and Statistical Manual of the State of New York ...
Published: New York: E. Bliss & E. White, 1822.
Classification: Catalogue 10 - Travel and Topography
Description: A Brief Topographical and Statistical Manual of the State of New York: Exhibiting The Situation and Boundaries of the Several Counties - the Cities, Towns, Mountains, Lakes, Rivers, Creeks, &c. in each - the Villages, and other places within the limits of each Town - Distances from the Seat of Government, &c. and Designating The Principal Places and the Seat of the Courts, &c. in each County - the Places in which Post-Offices are kept - the Incorporated Villages, &c. Containing also An Account of the Grand canals; the Population of each Town and County - the Situation of the Finances, Property, and other Publick Concerns of the State - With much other Statistical Matter. Second edition - Enlarged and Improved. Preface to second edition by Sterling Goodenow. 72 pp. Beautifully rebound in half maroon leather with black spine label with gilt lettering. Bound from title page onwards. Marbled boards. Condition of boards Fine. Some spots of foxing on title page and very occasional spots in text. Otherwise contents very clean. 3 blank pages at front and 12 at rear. Overall condition VG+. A rare early guide to the State of New York.
Book Number: #2219
Price: € 900.00

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