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    William Gilpin. Mission of the North American People, Geographical, Social, and Political. Illustrated by Six Charts Delineating the Physical Architecture and Thermal Laws of All the Continents. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott & Co., 1873. Reprinted edition of Gilpin's The Central Gold Region (1860) with additions. Octavo. 217 pages. Six folding color maps, including frontispiece. Publisher's green cloth covered beveled boards with gilt lettered spine. Howes 192.
    Condition: Binding lightly rubbed. Small pencil bookseller's note on preliminary. Maps with fold and edge wear, creases, minor tears, small fold separations, few with chips in folds. Pages with light edge wear and age darkened margins. Pages and maps with some foxing and occasional soiling. Very good.


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