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    Reports of Explorations and Surveys, To Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route for a Railroad From the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Made Under the Direction of the Secretary of War, in 1853-6. Volume VII. Washington: Nicholson, 1857. First edition. Quarto. Contemporary half leather with rubbing and scuffing. Folding chart. Engraved plates. Offsetting to endpapers and foxing throughout. Binding cracked with a couple of sprung gathers. Sold with all faults. Good.

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