DESCRIPTION: Two 19th century books about the American condition. Includes: 1) A New and Complete Gazetteer of the United States; Giving a Full and Comprehensive Review o the Present Condition, Industry and Resources of the American Confederacy" By Thomas Baldwin and J. Thomas, M.D. Published by Lippincott, Grambo & Co. of Philadelphia, PA 1854. Hardcover bound in leather with gilt lettering. Includes map fixed to front cover. 6" x 9". Front of cover is detached but included. 2) Adventures and Achievements of Americans, a Series of Narratives Illustrating their Heroism, Self-Reliance, Genius and Enterprise. By Henry Howe. Illustrated by F.O.C. Darley and others. Published by Geo. F. Tuttle of New York in 1858. Hardcover bound in leather with gilt lettering and details. Includes map of submarine telegraph fixed to endpapers. 6-1/4" x 9". Tape to spine. MEASUREMENTS: See Description. CONDITION: Toning and soiling to pages. Wear to covered as expected with age and use. See Description for additional condition information.