1882. Item #76982
CROFUTT, George A. NEW OVERLAND TOURIST AND PACIFIC COAST GUIDE, Containing a Condensed and Authentic Description of over One Thousand Three Hundred Cities, Towns, Villages, Stations, Government Fort and Camps, Mountains, Lakes, Rivers, Sulphur, Soda and Hot Springs, Scenery, Watering Places and Summer Resorts; Where to look for and hunt the Buffalo, Antelope, Deer and other game; Trout fishing etc. Omaha and Denver, Overland Publishing Co., 1882. Octavo. [viii]276pp. Large folding map in cover pocket. With numerous illustrations in black and white. This guide tells you "what is worth seeing, where to see it, where to go, how to go, and whom to stop with while passing over the Union, kansas, Central and Southern Pacific Railroads... from sunrise to sunset and part the way back, through Nebraska, Wyoming, Utah, Montana, Idaho, Nevada, California, Arizona and New Mexico." Brown cloth with ornamental titling in black. Hinges internally a little weak, and light wear to extremities, else near fine.