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    English and French First Editions

    [Joel Parker Whitney]. Colorado, in the United States of America. Schedule of Ores Contributed by Sundry Persons to the Paris Universal Exposition of 1867. With Some Information About the Region and Its Resources by J. P. Whitney (of Boston, Massachusetts) Commissioner From the Territory. London: Cassell, Petter, and Galpin, 1867. First English edition. Quarto. [1]-61 pages. Two folding maps. Original wrappers bound-in to modern cloth boards. Wrappers with some loss at the corners and edges, which have been temporarily restored; half-title page with an old repair, else a very good copy of this rather scarce work. [and:] J. C. Whitney. Le Colorado aux Etats-Unis D'Amerique Liste Des Minerals....Paris: Imprimerie Parisienne L. Berger, 1867. First French edition. Quarto. [1]-71 pages. Two folding maps. Contemporary three-quarter leather over marbled boards, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt. Near fine condition.

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