Jacksonville: Published by R. Goudy, 1834.
viii, 376pp. Rebound in modern red cloth, with original cloth laid down; printed paper label. Bookplate on front pastedown; library ink and blindstamp on titlepage and first leave; contemporary ownership inscription on titlepage. Text lightly and evenly toned. About very good. In a larger red half morocco box, spine gilt Howes P170; Graff 3232; Bradford 4232; Buck 278; Byrd 191; Sabin 59483. Item #248253
This is the first edition of one of Peck's many publications regarding the state of Illinois and the adjacent country, derived mostly from his own personal experiences as a veteran traveller within and without the state. A useful guide for visitors as well as residents, with an appendix describing Wisconsin Territory.
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