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The Book of Commerce by Sea and Land, Exhibiting its Connection with Agriculture, The Arts, and Manufactures. To Which are Added A History of Commerce, and a Chronological Table. Illustrated by a Map and Numerous Engravings.
Published 1837, Philadelphia, by Uriah Hunt.
185 pages. numerous small wood-cuts. Folding engraved world in double hemispheres map with original hand color printed on bond paper.
Leather spine, paper covered boards. Toning and light spotting throughout, edges of covers worn with small poss to paper, still attractive example.
Book measures: 7 3/4" H X 5 5/8" W.