Twelfth Annual Report of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories; A Report on the Progress of the Exploration in Wyoming and Idaho for the Year 1878. Ferdinand Vandivee HAYDEN.
Twelfth Annual Report of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories; A Report on the Progress of the Exploration in Wyoming and Idaho for the Year 1878
Twelfth Annual Report of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories; A Report on the Progress of the Exploration in Wyoming and Idaho for the Year 1878
Twelfth Annual Report of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories; A Report on the Progress of the Exploration in Wyoming and Idaho for the Year 1878
Twelfth Annual Report of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories; A Report on the Progress of the Exploration in Wyoming and Idaho for the Year 1878
Twelfth Annual Report of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories; A Report on the Progress of the Exploration in Wyoming and Idaho for the Year 1878
Twelfth Annual Report of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories; A Report on the Progress of the Exploration in Wyoming and Idaho for the Year 1878

Twelfth Annual Report of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories; A Report on the Progress of the Exploration in Wyoming and Idaho for the Year 1878

Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1883. First Edition. Hardcover. 1st edition, 3 vols including the scarce map portfolio volume with 6 large folding geological maps. llustrated with eight full-color lithographs, 159 tinted lithographs, 123 black-and-white plates (34 folding), nine large folding maps (one in color), numerous in-text illustrations and anatomical diagrams, and one large folding panoramic view. Original black cloth, spine gilt. Vol 1 and map portfolio rebacked with the original spines laid down, restoration to the extremities of the bindings, original ties missing fromt he portfolio. Map 1 is restored along the folds, other maps are all intact, but many splits along the folds, some damage to a few tissue guards. Overall very good. Very good. Item #737

The first modern maps of Yellowstone National Park, are included as part of this massive under-taking by Hayden who had become one of the experts of the region. Hayden began his work in the area as the official geologist on early expeditions in 1856-1859.

Price: $6,000.00

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