A JOURNEY IN THE BACK COUNTRY
Olmsted, Frederick Law
New York: Mason Brothers, 1860.
First edition. Hardcover. Mason Brothers Good Plus. Item #12182
Octavo. 492pp. Dark pebble-cloth. Spine lightly faded and rubbed and frayed on top. Home-made label glued to spine, " The USA Eye Wittnessed, 1860." Corners rubbed, one rubbed through to board. Neat ownership signature on ffep; another ownership stamp on title-page. Interior very nice and clean. "A record of Olmsted's observations made during a trip through Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee, and the back country of the Carolinas and Virginia..." Clark, 481. Howes O77.