Norton's Wonderland

    Harry J. Norton. Wonder-Land Illustrated; or, Horseback Rides Through the Yellowstone National Park. Virginia City, Montana: Harry J. Norton, [1873]. Octavo. 132 pages. Frontispiece and seventeen illustrated plates. Folding map of the "Sources of Snake River" (approximately 11.25 x 11.5 inches). Pebbled brown cloth with gilt illustration and titles on upper board, gilt title on spine. Ex-library copy with pocket remnants on front pastedown and sticker remnants near foot of spine. Binding rubbed and scuffed, corners bumped. Spine lightly color faded, tears in backstrip across title, chips and minor losses at spine ends. Joints cracked. Lacking free endpapers. Bookseller's small pencil notes on front pastedown and preliminary blank. Preliminary page coming loose. Cellophane tape in gutter between frontispiece and title page. Two inch diagonal tear in map from left margin into background. Moderate foxing and soiling. Very good.

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