[Western Americana - Colorado] History of Denver and Arapahoe County, 1880, with 103 Portraits and Views

(Vickers, W.B.) text. HISTORY OF THE CITY OF DENVER, ARAPAHOE COUNTY, AND COLORADO.: Containing a history of the state of Colorado, from its earliest settlement to the present time, embracing its geological, physical and climatic features, its agricultural, stock-growing, railroad and mining interests, &c.; a condensed sketch of Arapahoe County; a history of the city of Denver, giving an account of its early settlement and growth, its improvements, its business and industries, churches, schools, &c.; biographical sketches; portraits of some early settlers and prominent men; views of public buildings, private residences, business houses, &c., &c. Illustrated. Chicago: O.L. Baskin & Co., 1880. 10 1/2 by 8 inches and approximately 3 inches thick in the original 1/2 morocco and pebbled cloth covers with gilt stamping to the upper cover and spine. Complete in  vi, [1], 12-652 p., [103] leaves of plates : illustrations, portraits.


With the bookplate of the "Inter Ocean Library" to the front pastedown but no other library indicia. Covers show rubbing and wear, heavier to the joints and corners; both hinges cracked although the binding is still fairly sound. Contents are complete and clean. 

Estimate: $200 - $300
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