Sale 16BP02 | Lot 33

GILLELAND, J.C. The Ohio and Mississippi Pilot, Consisting of a Set of Charts of Those Rivers, Representing Their Channels, Islands, Ripples, Rapids, Shoals, Bars, Rocks, &c. Accompanied with Directions for the use of Navigation.

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GILLELAND, J.C. The Ohio and Mississippi Pilot, Consisting of a Set of Charts of Those Rivers, Representing Their Channels, Islands, Ripples, Rapids, Shoals, Bars, Rocks, andc. Accompanied with Directions for the use of Navigation.

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Lot 33
GILLELAND, J.C. The Ohio and Mississippi Pilot, Consisting of a Set of Charts of Those Rivers, Representing Their Channels, Islan...
Pittsburgh: R. Patterson & Lambdin, 1820. First edition. Bound with A Geography of the States and Territories, West and South of the Allegheny Mountains, with Advice to Emigrants. R. Patterson & Lambdin, 1820. First edition. Two parts in one. Modern green cloth. 7 1/8 x 33/4 inches (18.5 x 10 cm); part one complete with 16 maps in the text, 46 pp. (with p. 42 misnumbered 44); part two with separate title and pages 47-266 only of 274 (lacks final four leaves). Foxing, wear and small losses to title and first leaf, ink notation to one leaf, bookplate tipped in before title, the text of the second part incomplete as noted.
An uncommon guide to the Ohio River with an interesting set of maps depicting the river in 16 sections from Pittsburgh to the meeting of the Mississippi at Cairo. Streeter 1332; Shaw & Shoemaker 1386; Howes G173; Sabin 27389.


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Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Sold for $1,375 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $800 - $1,200
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