Jun 07, 2017 - Sale 2450

Sale 2450 - Lot 199

Estimate: $ 500 - $ 750
TANNER, HENRY SCHENCK. The American Traveller, or Tourist's and Emigrant's Guide through the United States... Ninth Edition with Several Additional Routes and a New Map. Hand-colored engraved folding map, 4 folding engraved city plans, 144 pages. 12mo format, 6 1/2x4 1/4 inches, publisher's gilt lettered cloth, spine faded and rubbed, mild overall wear; partial bookplate, clean. New York: T.R. Tanner, [1844] 1846

Additional Details

Scarce mid-nineteenth century guidebook by Tanner. The large folding "Map of the Roads, Canals & Rail Roads of the United States With the Distances from Place to Place" was entered in 1844 but is dated 1846. Howes T24; Rumsey 0983.002.