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Appletons' Railroad and Steamboat Companion

Author: Williams, Wellington
Price: $195.00
Publisher Location: New York
Publisher: D. Appleton
Year Published: 1848
Book Condition: Very Good
Binding: Hardcover
Edition: First Edition
Original red cloth with gilt title and Victorian designs on the front and spine. Hinges are ssolid, but there is a crack in the cloth on the front hinge, protected in a mylar dustjacket. Inside, very clean and tight with no foxing or browning or prior owner marks. All maps excellent, including five folding maps and 19 double page maps. Much information on connections to stages, and the steamboat was a favorite mode of travel along the coast. An earlier version of this book had only 12 maps and 236 pages. Guide book information on cities and towns, mostly in the northeast and central Atlantic, but also in Canada. Howes W489
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