Pictorial History of the United States by R. Thomas 1848
PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, From the Earliest Discoveries, By the Northmen, In the Tenth Century, To the Present Time.
By R. Thomas, A.M., Published by House & Brown, Hartford, Connecticut, 1848.
Comprising a description of the aborigines, their manners, customs and antiquities, and a full account of the western states, their settlements, rapid progress, etc.
Missing spine leather and heavily rubbed edges. Heavily shaken spine with some loose pages and tears. Clean pages with light foxing. Original owner name with 1848 date at front endpaper. 8-1/4 x 5 with 814 pp. plus Appendix. Frontispiece pictures Declaration of Independence and
George Washington. Illustrated with Two Hundred Engravings. Fair minus condition.
A wonderful book for the history buff.