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Author: Becker, George F.
Title: Atlas to Accompany the Monograph on the Geology of the Comstock Lode and the Washoe District
Place Published: Washington, D.C.
Publisher:
Date Published: 1882
Description:


Title, contents leaf, and 19 lithographed maps, all but 2 double-page, nearly all in color. (Folio) 50.5x44 cm (20x17½"), original brown cloth stamped in gilt. First Edition.



Issued by the United States Geological Survey under the directorship of Clarence King. The plates include the mining district as a whole, plus sections, diagrams, cross-views, etc., of the various shafts. Printed by Julien Bien & Co. Lith., New York. 

Condition

Some wear and scuffing to cloth with rubbing to extremities; library stamps and numbers near bottom of title page, a bit of faint foxing; very good.

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Becker's Atlas of the Comstock Lode 1882

Estimate $200 - $300Aug 23, 2018
San Francisco, CA, USA