New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Octavo. 6 x 9.25 in. 400 pp. Illustrated with seals and 31 state maps in counties and 14 maps of cities. Ex-library with only one marking (discard stamp to front paste-down endpaper). Very good in original black cloth, some browning to text with previous ownership signature on front free endpaper, slightly edgeworn. Item #28232
"Giving the location, physical aspect, mountains, rivers, lakes, climate, productive and manufacturing resources, commerce, government, education, general history, etc. of the states, territories, counties, cities, towns, and post-offices in the American Union, with the population and other statistics from the census of 1850."