The Pacific Tourist. An Illustrated Guide to Pacific R.R. California and Pleasure Resorts Across the Continent.

By: Williams, H. T. [Editor]

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A Complete Traveler's Guide of The Union and Central Pacific Railroads. The Pacific Tourist is widely considered the most popular rail tourist guide to the American West. First published in the 1870's. An account of early rail travel across the broad unspoiled plains, mountains, and deserts, and along the Pacific coast. ------ Liberally illustrated with text illustrations by T. Moran, A. C. Warren, W. Snyder, F. Schell, H. W. Troy, A. Will and others. --------- Contributions by Ferdinand V. Hayden, Clarence King, Capt. Dutton, A.C. Peale, Joaquin Mille, and other authors. Illustrations. ----------- Original decorated cloth; 8vo; 9.5 inches tall; 359 pages plus an index and advertisements. Shelf handling wear with rubbed spine tips. Bindings form with front hinge starting. Text clean with expected toning.

Title: The Pacific Tourist. An Illustrated Guide to Pacific R.R. California and Pleasure Resorts Across the Continent.

Author Name: Williams, H. T. [Editor]

Categories: Other,

Publisher: New York, Adams and Bishop Publishers: 1880

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

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Type: Book

Seller ID: 011334