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artist:name=William Faithorne from "[The Works of Mr Abraham Cowley. Consisting of those which were formerly printed: and those which he design'd for the press, now published out of the authors original copies. [Edited, with an account of the life and writings of Cowley, by Thomas Sprat, Bishop of Rochester. With a portrait by W. Faithorne.]]"

artist:name=William Faithorne from "[The Works of Mr Abraham Cowley. C...

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Portret van Geoffrey Chaucer

Portret van Geoffrey Chaucer

Portret van Geoffrey Chaucer. Onder het portret een beeltenis van Pan met een fluit en een panfluit en daaronder op een richel een lier en rollen papier.

A reply, for the present, to the unknown authors of Villany detected, &c., 1754

A reply, for the present, to the unknown authors of Villany detected, ...

Print shows Dr. Robert James, inventor of a patent "fever powder," giving his medicine to a sick man as a quack doctor steals the medicine from the doctor's pocket and a ghost denounces the thief. Title from it... more

portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of various authors, by Thomas Newton, D.D. [With engraved plates.]"

portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of vario...

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portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of various authors, by Thomas Newton, D.D. [With engraved plates.]"

portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of vario...

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portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of various authors, by Thomas Newton, D.D. [With engraved plates.]"

portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of vario...

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portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of various authors, by Thomas Newton, D.D. [With engraved plates.]"

portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of vario...

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portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of various authors, by Thomas Newton, D.D. [With engraved plates.]"

portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of vario...

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portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of various authors, by Thomas Newton, D.D. [With engraved plates.]"

portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of vario...

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portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of various authors, by Thomas Newton, D.D. [With engraved plates.]"

portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of vario...

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portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of various authors, by Thomas Newton, D.D. [With engraved plates.]"

portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of vario...

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portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of various authors, by Thomas Newton, D.D. [With engraved plates.]"

portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of vario...

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portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of various authors, by Thomas Newton, D.D. [With engraved plates.]"

portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of vario...

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portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of various authors, by Thomas Newton, D.D. [With engraved plates.]"

portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of vario...

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portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of various authors, by Thomas Newton, D.D. [With engraved plates.]"

portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of vario...

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portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of various authors, by Thomas Newton, D.D. [With engraved plates.]"

portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of vario...

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portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of various authors, by Thomas Newton, D.D. [With engraved plates.]"

portrait from "Paradise Lost ... The sixth edition with notes of vario...

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Thomas Jefferson to Philip Mazzei, February 16, 1787, Request for Information on Translations; with List of Authors

Thomas Jefferson to Philip Mazzei, February 16, 1787, Request for Info...

Request for Information on Translations; with List of Authors

Thomas Paine

Thomas Paine

Print shows author and philosopher Thomas Paine, half-length portrait, facing right. Title from item. No. 234.

Thomas Paine / Romney pinxt. ; Wright sculpt.

Thomas Paine / Romney pinxt. ; Wright sculpt.

Print shows author and philosopher Thomas Paine, half-length portrait, facing left. Title from item. Engraving of a 1792 painting by George Romney. Exhibited in: "Creating the United States" at the Library of C... more

Geoffrey Chaucer (ca. 1340–1400) (one of a pair)

Geoffrey Chaucer (ca. 1340–1400) (one of a pair)

Ralph Wood the Younger (British, Burslem 1748–1795 Burslem)

Thomas Paine

Thomas Paine

Print shows author and philosopher Thomas Paine, full-length portrait, seated, facing left. Title devised by Library staff. Notation signed by Moncure D. Conway on verso: "Proof of an engraving made in Paris of... more

Thomas Paine / Romney pinxt. ; Sharp sc.

Thomas Paine / Romney pinxt. ; Sharp sc.

Title from item. Exhibited: "Creating the United States," the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 2011-2012. Engraving of a 1792 painting by George Romney.

Thomas Paine / Romney pinxt. ; W. Sharp sculpt.

Thomas Paine / Romney pinxt. ; W. Sharp sculpt.

Print shows author and philosopher Thomas Paine, half-length portrait, facing left. Title from item. Engraving of a 1792 painting by George Romney.

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained ...

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map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained ...

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map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained ...

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Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe

Anonymous, American, 19th century

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map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained ...

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map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained ...

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Scythias from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

Scythias from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and expla...

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map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained ...

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map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

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Chikurin no kabe no mae no shichikenjin

Chikurin no kabe no mae no shichikenjin

Print shows seven women portraying the seven sages of the bamboo grove, sitting together with musical instruments (shamisen, koto, and recorder), tobacco pipes, and a scroll. Title and other descriptive informa... more

Map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

Map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained ...

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portrait from "[Life of Geoffrey Chaucer ... including memoirs of ... John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster; with sketches of the manners, opinions, arts and literature of England in the fourteenth century.]"

portrait from "[Life of Geoffrey Chaucer ... including memoirs of ... ...

This image has been taken from scan 000448 from volume 02 of "[Life of Geoffrey Chaucer ... including memoirs of ... John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster; with sketches of the manners, opinions, arts and literature... more

portrait from "[Life of Geoffrey Chaucer ... including memoirs of ... John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster; with sketches of the manners, opinions, arts and literature of England in the fourteenth century.]"

portrait from "[Life of Geoffrey Chaucer ... including memoirs of ... ...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from volume 02 of "[Life of Geoffrey Chaucer ... including memoirs of ... John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster; with sketches of the manners, opinions, arts and literature... more

[Yatsushi chikurin no shichikenjin sono yon?]

[Yatsushi chikurin no shichikenjin sono yon?]

Print shows seven women portraying the seven sages of the bamboo grove; some with musical instruments (koto and shamisen), one with a scroll. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-spon... more

portrait from "[Life of Geoffrey Chaucer ... including memoirs of ... John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster; with sketches of the manners, opinions, arts and literature of England in the fourteenth century.]"

portrait from "[Life of Geoffrey Chaucer ... including memoirs of ... ...

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from volume 01 of "[Life of Geoffrey Chaucer ... including memoirs of ... John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster; with sketches of the manners, opinions, arts and literature... more

A tribute to Paine : L'homme de deux mondes. Born at Thetford, England, Jan. 29, (O.S.) 1737. Died at Greenwich, New York, June 8, 1809 / J. W. Jarvis, pinx 1805 ; J. R. Ames, del.

A tribute to Paine : L'homme de deux mondes. Born at Thetford, England...

Print shows author and philosopher Thomas Paine, bust portrait, facing right encircled by a decorative border consisting of a wreath and symbols such as scales, a quill, a key, and a dove; also shows Paine's bo... more

The Sexual system as represented by modern authors / Edwards, del.; Mazel, sculp.

The Sexual system as represented by modern authors / Edwards, del.; Ma...

Examples of the twenty-four Linnaean classes of plants. Illus. in: New illustration of the sexual system of Carolus von Linnaeus / Robert John Thornton. London : 1810. Published in: The tradition of science / L... more

Le cauchemar Jeu jeu jeune homme, prends ces gou gou gouttes.

Le cauchemar Jeu jeu jeune homme, prends ces gou gou gouttes.

Print shows an author lying on a bed being comforted by a friend after being accused of plagiarism by Truth hovering overhead; on the left is a male figure wearing a horned crown labeled "Plagiar[...]; on the l... more

Goethe

Goethe

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title devised by Library staff or Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Stieler, Josef, art... more

Huzza! for Gen. Jackson !! Undeniable and conclusive reasons why General Jackson should be elected President of the United States, founded on the most unquestionable authority, and selected from high-minded, consistent, and republican authors. [

Huzza! for Gen. Jackson !! Undeniable and conclusive reasons why Gener...

Jackson Andrew. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 229, Folder 10.

map from "Selections from the Various Authors who have written concerning Brazil; more particularly respecting the captaincy of Minas Geraës, and the gold mines of that province"

map from "Selections from the Various Authors who have written concern...

This image has been taken from scan 000012 from "Selections from the Various Authors who have written concerning Brazil; more particularly respecting the captaincy of Minas Geraës, and the gold mines of that p... more

Very truly yours, Nimrod RS monogram

Very truly yours, Nimrod RS monogram

Print shows Charles James Apperley, also known as Nimrod, full-length portrait, seated in a chair, facing left, with right elbow resting on a copy of the "Quarterly Rev." and holding papers in his right hand; t... more

Sir Walter Scott and his literary friends at Abbotsford / painted by Thos. Faed ; engd. by J. Sartain, Phila.

Sir Walter Scott and his literary friends at Abbotsford / painted by T...

Scott, Mackenzie, Wilson, Crabbe, Lockhart, Wordsworth, Jeffrey, Ferguson, Moore, Allen, Campbell, Wilkie, and Constable seated at table. Engraved for the Eclectic magazine.

Thomas Paine / Romney pinxt. ; T. A. Dean sc.

Thomas Paine / Romney pinxt. ; T. A. Dean sc.

Print shows author and philosopher Thomas Paine, half-length portrait, facing left. Title from item. Engraving of a 1792 painting by George Romney. Inscribed on mount: Frontispiece to Rights of Man. 1830 2d.

chief of the Wolf clan from "[Biography and History of the Indians of North America ... also a history of their wars ... Likewise exhibiting an analysis of the ... authors, who have written upon ... the first peopling of America. Third edition, with ... additions ... corrections and ... engravings.]"

chief of the Wolf clan from "[Biography and History of the Indians of ...

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Rebecca Rolfe from "[Biography and History of the Indians of North America ... also a history of their wars ... Likewise exhibiting an analysis of the ... authors, who have written upon ... the first peopling of America. Third edition, with ... additions ... corrections and ... engravings.]"

Rebecca Rolfe from "[Biography and History of the Indians of North Ame...

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Thomas Paine / J. Shury & Son sculp.

Thomas Paine / J. Shury & Son sculp.

Print shows author and philosopher Thomas Paine, half-length portrait, facing left. Title from item. Probably based on 1792 painting by George Romney.

map from "Asher's Picture of Berlin and its Environs; containing a copious account of every object worthy of inspection in the Metropolis of Prussia, in Charlottenburg and Potsdam. To which is added a list of German classic authors and of their preeminent works"

map from "Asher's Picture of Berlin and its Environs; containing a cop...

This image has been taken from scan 000143 from "Asher's Picture of Berlin and its Environs; containing a copious account of every object worthy of inspection in the Metropolis of Prussia, in Charlottenburg and... more

The author of Vanity Fair

The author of Vanity Fair

No publication information. (DLC/PP-1941:0074). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Hugh Miller, 1802 - 1856. Geologist and author

Hugh Miller, 1802 - 1856. Geologist and author

Robert Adamson, David Octavius Hill..1843..Accession no. PGP HA 281 .Medium Calotype print .Size 15.60 x 11.10 cm (framed: 59.05 x 43.81 x 2.54 cm) .Credit Elliot Collection, bequeathed 1950 ..For more informat... more

cover from "Flowers of many Hues. Original poems by various authors. Edited by F. K"

cover from "Flowers of many Hues. Original poems by various authors. E...

This image has been taken from scan 000009 from "Flowers of many Hues. Original poems by various authors. Edited by F. K". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by use... more

cover from "Milano e il suo territorio. [By various authors. Edited by Cesare Cantu. With plates and maps.]"

cover from "Milano e il suo territorio. [By various authors. Edited by...

This image has been taken from scan 000007 from volume 02 of "Milano e il suo territorio. [By various authors. Edited by Cesare Cantu. With plates and maps.]". The title and subject terms of this image have bee... more

portrait from "[Biography and History of the Indians of North America ... also a history of their wars ... Likewise exhibiting an analysis of the ... authors, who have written upon ... the first peopling of America. Third edition, with ... additions ... corrections and ... engravings.]"

portrait from "[Biography and History of the Indians of North America ...

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cover from "Milano e il suo territorio. [By various authors. Edited by Cesare Cantu. With plates and maps.]"

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architecture from "Milano e il suo territorio. [By various authors. Edited by Cesare Cantu. With plates and maps.]"

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architecture from "Milano e il suo territorio. [By various authors. Edited by Cesare Cantu. With plates and maps.]"

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architecture from "Milano e il suo territorio. [By various authors. Edited by Cesare Cantu. With plates and maps.]"

architecture from "Milano e il suo territorio. [By various authors. Ed...

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Lady Elizabeth (Rigby) Eastlake, 1809 - 1893. Writer

Lady Elizabeth (Rigby) Eastlake, 1809 - 1893. Writer

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Kentucky from "Historical Sketches of Kentucky: embracing its history, antiquities and natural curiosities, geographical, statistical and geological descriptions; with anecdotes of pioneer life ... and biographical sketches ... Illustrated by forty engravings. [Based on materials collected by H. P. Peers. With contributions by various authors. With a map.]"

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Transylvania University from "Historical Sketches of Kentucky: embracing its history, antiquities and natural curiosities, geographical, statistical and geological descriptions; with anecdotes of pioneer life ... and biographical sketches ... Illustrated by forty engravings. [Based on materials collected by H. P. Peers. With contributions by various authors. With a map.]"

Transylvania University from "Historical Sketches of Kentucky: embraci...

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Georgetown from "Historical Sketches of Kentucky: embracing its history, antiquities and natural curiosities, geographical, statistical and geological descriptions; with anecdotes of pioneer life ... and biographical sketches ... Illustrated by forty engravings. [Based on materials collected by H. P. Peers. With contributions by various authors. With a map.]"

Georgetown from "Historical Sketches of Kentucky: embracing its histor...

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Catholic College from "Historical Sketches of Kentucky: embracing its history, antiquities and natural curiosities, geographical, statistical and geological descriptions; with anecdotes of pioneer life ... and biographical sketches ... Illustrated by forty engravings. [Based on materials collected by H. P. Peers. With contributions by various authors. With a map.]"

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Centre College from "Historical Sketches of Kentucky: embracing its history, antiquities and natural curiosities, geographical, statistical and geological descriptions; with anecdotes of pioneer life ... and biographical sketches ... Illustrated by forty engravings. [Based on materials collected by H. P. Peers. With contributions by various authors. With a map.]"

Centre College from "Historical Sketches of Kentucky: embracing its hi...

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Augusta College from "Historical Sketches of Kentucky: embracing its history, antiquities and natural curiosities, geographical, statistical and geological descriptions; with anecdotes of pioneer life ... and biographical sketches ... Illustrated by forty engravings. [Based on materials collected by H. P. Peers. With contributions by various authors. With a map.]"

Augusta College from "Historical Sketches of Kentucky: embracing its h...

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Main Street from "Historical Sketches of Kentucky: embracing its history, antiquities and natural curiosities, geographical, statistical and geological descriptions; with anecdotes of pioneer life ... and biographical sketches ... Illustrated by forty engravings. [Based on materials collected by H. P. Peers. With contributions by various authors. With a map.]"

Main Street from "Historical Sketches of Kentucky: embracing its histo...

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University of Louisville from "Historical Sketches of Kentucky: embracing its history, antiquities and natural curiosities, geographical, statistical and geological descriptions; with anecdotes of pioneer life ... and biographical sketches ... Illustrated by forty engravings. [Based on materials collected by H. P. Peers. With contributions by various authors. With a map.]"

University of Louisville from "Historical Sketches of Kentucky: embrac...

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Kentucky from "Historical Sketches of Kentucky: embracing its history,...

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Forest Retreat from "Historical Sketches of Kentucky: embracing its history, antiquities and natural curiosities, geographical, statistical and geological descriptions; with anecdotes of pioneer life ... and biographical sketches ... Illustrated by forty engravings. [Based on materials collected by H. P. Peers. With contributions by various authors. With a map.]"

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Kentucky from "Historical Sketches of Kentucky: embracing its history,...

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Livingston County from "Historical Sketches of Kentucky: embracing its history, antiquities and natural curiosities, geographical, statistical and geological descriptions; with anecdotes of pioneer life ... and biographical sketches ... Illustrated by forty engravings. [Based on materials collected by H. P. Peers. With contributions by various authors. With a map.]"

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