American Cities

By: Paul E. Cohen & Henry G. Taliaferro

Price: $250.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: New


1st edition. Folio, gray linen, approx. 12”x16”, in matching 13”x17” clamshell box. “Luxury limited edition”, no. 37/300 copies. 207 pp. including several double and triple fold-out plates. Not to be confused with the trade edition of the same year or the later reprint edition of 2014 with 40 fewer pages and still in print at $895. This particular copy specially signed on the title page by both editors. ##### "Urban archaeologists will relish these 'frail documents of a by-gone age' " - American Cities reproduces rare or previously unpublished maps and views of nine American cities: Boston; New York; Philadelphia; Washington, D.C.; New Orleans; St. Louis; Chicago; Denver; and San Francisco. Essays accompany each section. ##### Condition: Fine; an as-new copy with just a hint of rubbing to the lettering on the front board. ##### The editors Cohen and Taliaferro are dealers in antique maps and rare books with the firm of Cohen & Taliaferro LLC. They have each written a number of prior books on historic maps and collecting. ##### Note: the book is 20lbs and, depending upon the destination and desired method of shipping, may require an added shipping surcharge.

Title: American Cities

Author Name: Paul E. Cohen & Henry G. Taliaferro

Categories: Natural History, Geology, & Geography, U.S. History, Maps, Cartography, States, Cities, Counties,

Edition: 1st edition, limited

Publisher: Assouline: 2005

Binding: Cloth in slipcase

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Inscription: Signed by both editors

Item: 20.00 lbs

Seller ID: s201019a

Keywords: cities, geography, maps, view books, cartography, U.S. history