Jun 03, 2014 - Sale 2352

Sale 2352 - Lot 178

Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
A NEAR-COMPLETE SET OF TEXT VOLUMES (WESTERN SURVEYS.) Wheeler, George M.; et al. Report upon United States Geological Surveys West of the One Hundredth Meridian. Folding maps, profusion of plates and illustrations (evidently a few lacking). Volumes I-IV, VI-VII only (additional copy of volume III in later cloth). 4to, 300x235 mm, publisher's black cloth, subtle repairs to backstrips and spines; scattered minor toning, a few marginal tears, some ex-library. mixed editions. not collated. sold as is. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1877-89

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Volume I: Geographical Report. 1889 Volume II: Astronomy and Barometric Hypsometry. 1877 Volume III: Geology. 1875 Volume III: Geology. 1881 Volume IV: Paleontology. 1877 Volume VI: Botany. 1878 Volume VII: Archaeology. 1879