THE PICTURESQUE TOURIST: BEING A GUIDE THROUGH THE STATE OF NEW YORK AND UPPER AND LOWER CANADA, INCLUDING A HUDSON RIVER GUIDE....

New York. 1858. 298,[26]pp., with fifteen plates, maps and full-page illustrations. Original embossed publisher's cloth, spine and front board gilt. front hinge cracked, light wear and soiling to cloth. Later ink stamp and manuscript ownership marks in front endpapers, 20th-century bookpte on front pastedown. Light tanning. Good plus. Item #WRCAM54444

A revised edition of this New York and Canada guide, orginally published in 1844, issued by John Disturnell. Contains much information regarding travel in upstate and western New York, as well as Canada, particularly by steamboat and rail. The maps by Disturnell depict the Hudson River from New York to Troy, and the areas around Lakes Champlain and Ontario. With numerous ads for hotels, rail and steam lines. SABIN 62693.

Price: $200.00