New York: Rudd & Carleton, 1860. 250pp. Original publisher's cloth, gilt and blind stamped. Boards slightly rubbed, very light corner wear. Faint foxing at top edge. Very good plus. Item #WRCAM53190
Light sketches of travel in the United States just prior to the Civil War, "Furnishing those who design to journey in the United States - whether American or foreigner - a synopsis of pleasant routes with the rendezvous of intelligent and refined travelled" - Preface. Foster "was at her best when describing the social activities on the Mississippi river boats" - Clark. BUCK 534. CLARK III:465. HOWES F290. SABIN 25254.