REPORTS OF EXPLORATIONS AND SURVEYS, TO ASCERTAIN THE MOST PRACTICABLE AND ECONOMICAL ROUTE FOR A RAILROAD FROM THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN. 1853-1854....VOLUME IV : REPORT ON THE BOTANY OF THE EXPEDITION : VOLUME IV, PARTS V AND VI. J. M. Bigelow, John Torrey, George Englemann, W S. Sullivant.
REPORTS OF EXPLORATIONS AND SURVEYS, TO ASCERTAIN THE MOST PRACTICABLE AND ECONOMICAL ROUTE FOR A RAILROAD FROM THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN. 1853-1854....VOLUME IV : REPORT ON THE BOTANY OF THE EXPEDITION : VOLUME IV, PARTS V AND VI
REPORTS OF EXPLORATIONS AND SURVEYS, TO ASCERTAIN THE MOST PRACTICABLE AND ECONOMICAL ROUTE FOR A RAILROAD FROM THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN. 1853-1854....VOLUME IV : REPORT ON THE BOTANY OF THE EXPEDITION : VOLUME IV, PARTS V AND VI
REPORTS OF EXPLORATIONS AND SURVEYS, TO ASCERTAIN THE MOST PRACTICABLE AND ECONOMICAL ROUTE FOR A RAILROAD FROM THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN. 1853-1854....VOLUME IV : REPORT ON THE BOTANY OF THE EXPEDITION : VOLUME IV, PARTS V AND VI
REPORTS OF EXPLORATIONS AND SURVEYS, TO ASCERTAIN THE MOST PRACTICABLE AND ECONOMICAL ROUTE FOR A RAILROAD FROM THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN. 1853-1854....VOLUME IV : REPORT ON THE BOTANY OF THE EXPEDITION : VOLUME IV, PARTS V AND VI

REPORTS OF EXPLORATIONS AND SURVEYS, TO ASCERTAIN THE MOST PRACTICABLE AND ECONOMICAL ROUTE FOR A RAILROAD FROM THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN. 1853-1854....VOLUME IV : REPORT ON THE BOTANY OF THE EXPEDITION : VOLUME IV, PARTS V AND VI

Washington DC: Beverly Tucker/ Government Printing Office, 1856. Hardcover. Over 400 pages of text, large foldout chart, 54 full page plates [24 of cacti]. Rebound in green library buckram, thick quarto. Spine titles fading binding clean, spine title light. Binding tight. Lacks title page, Text clean, some foxing and browning to a number of plates. Good. Item #75909

Contains: 'General Description of the Botanical Character of the Country' by J. M. Bigelow; 'Description of Forest Trees' by J. M. Bigelow; 'Description of the Cactaceae' by J. Engelmann and J. M. Bigelow; 'Descriptions of the General Botanical Collections' by J. Torrey; and 'Description of the Mosses and Liverworts' by W. Sullivant. Part VI - Zoology of the Expedition. Appendices.

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