Author: Bache, A.D.
Title: Maps and Charts of the United States Coast Survey
Place Published: [Washington, D.C.]
Date Published: 1854
60 electrotyped folding maps, each with a notice at the top: "Printed under Authority of an Act of Congress of the United States of June 3d 1844 by direction of the treasury Department A. D. Bache Superintendent Coast Survey." 30.5x28 cm. (12x11"), half black leather with marbled boards, marbled endpapers.
Inscribed and signed by A.D. Bache, Superintendent of the U.S. Coast Survey and great-grandson of Benjamin Franklin, to James A. McDougall, attorney and U.S. Senator for California,