IOWA AS IT IS IN 1856; A GAZETTEER FOR CITIZENS, AND A HAND-BOOK FOR EMIGRANTS, EMBRACING A FULL DESCRIPTION OF THE STATE OF IOWA.

Chicago. 1856. 282pp. plus plates, advertisement. Frontis. Contemporary blue cloth. Light foxing. Lacks the folding map, else very good, Item #WRCAM2927

The second edition of this guide, the first being issued the previous year. Covers the state by counties, with a large folding map. Through some remarkable oversight this book, which is not that rare, is not included in either Byrd or Ante-Fire Imprints, although there seems to be no question about its place of imprint. HOWES P83.

Price: $100.00