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    Robert E. Strahorn. To the Rockies and Beyond, or a Summer on the Union Pacific Railroad and Branches. Omaha: 1879. Second edition.

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    Robert E. Strahorn. To the Rockies and Beyond, or a Summer on the Union Pacific Railroad and Branches. Omaha: New West Publishing Company, 1879. Second edition, revised and enlarged. Octavo. Illustrated. [Bound together with:] Speech of Hon. J.D. Cameron, of Pennsylvania, Delivered in the United States senate, Thursday, March 25, 1880; Argument of Mr. Franklin B. Gown, of Counsel for the Commonwealth, in Case of the Commonwealth vs. Petroff; The Railroad Scenery of Pennsylvania; The Hudson River, by Pen and Pencil. For Tourists and Others; Proceedings of the Mansion House Committee for the Relief of Distress in Ireland during the Months of January and February, 1880; Kansas Magazine, Vol. I, No. 4. April, 1872; and Art Catalogue from the Chicago Industrial Exposition of 1875. Includes manuscript letter from Librarian of Congress dated July 7, 1896 tipped onto rear free endpaper. Contemporary half-leather over cloth boards, spine lettered in gilt. Extremities rubbed, bumped, soiled and edgeworn. Light foxing and toning scattered throughout. Bookplate of Mercer County Historical Society. Very good.



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