Washington: Wendell & Van Benthuyen, 1848. Item #002818I
A rare issue of the House Edition which has the large folding map of the territory of New Mexico by Brig. Gen S. W. Kearny. Two Editions: The House Edition has priority is indicated by the fact that many copies were issued before the large map was available and plates by C. B. Graham. The Senate Edition, the plates were by Weber and Company. This House Edition has the map! 614pp. 64 plates by C. B. Graham. Copy is very tight with scattered foxing due to the metallic impurities in the paper. Maps are in fine condition. A very nice copy in this shape.
LISTED: Howes E-145; Graff 1249; Zamorano 80 #33.