George F. Cram, Chicago, 1889, 1889. Hardcover. Very Good+. Item #0711015
Small folio or large quarto gilt-stamped & decorated cloth. 268pp. Illustrated with colored charts & other images. Tables. Index. Maps all present & in great shape, including facing maps of Indian Territory & a "Map of the Oklahoma Country in the Indian Territory" (Unassigned Lands) which would, 22 days after copyright, become the location of the first territorial run. Actual maps sizes inside the borders are about 9 1/2" x 11 1/2". Condition: maps & text block near fine to fine condition. Covers have some blotches, soft corners, & are frayed at the base of the spine. The patterned endpapers have edge tears. The hinges are broken, but the binding is still tight & the covers are not falling off. A scarce, complete atlas with all the states & territories to date of publication, as well as world maps.