1915. Item #81368
DUNBAR, Seymour. A HISTORY OF TRAVEL IN AMERICA. Being an Outline of the Development in Modes of Travel from Archaic Vehicles of Colonial Times to the Completion of the First Transcontinental Railroad. In four volumes. Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, (1915). 8vo., white cloth-backed paper-covered boards, with paper labels to spines, t.e.g., untrimmed edges. Color tipped-in and black and white illustrations. Moderate soiling to spines and boards, several corners slightly bumped. The paper and cloth is worn away on a two-inch section on the opening edge of the rear board of volume one. Title page of volume one nearly detached. Slight foxing around the pages with tipped-in illustrations. Overall, a very good set with clean, bright text.