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Author: Russell, W[illiam] H[oward]
Title: The Atlantic Telegraph
Place Published: London
Publisher:Day & Son Limited
Date Published: [1866]

117, [4] ad pp. 25 tinted lithograph plates including illustrated title page; chart. (4to) original green cloth stamped in gilt. First Edition.

Beautifully produced record of the laying of the trans-Atlantic telegraph, fabulous lithograph illustrations.


Ex-library from Acadia University, Nova Scotia, with their embossed stamp on several leaves and a few other markings; light wear to cloth; very good.

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W.H. Russell The Atlantic Telegraph

Estimate $500 - $800Sep 22, 2016
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