1819 Gazetteer of Connecticut and Rhode Island
1819 “A Gazetteer of Connecticut and Rhode Island”. 1819-Dated, First Edition Book entitled, “A Gazetteer of Connecticut and Rhode Island,” Printed and Published by William S. Marsh, Hartford, Connecticut, Fine.. This original, First Edition book has its Full leather covers, 389 pages, with (2) 1819-Dated Engraved Fold out Maps showing Connecticut & Rhode Island, and (2) Full Page Engravings with portraits of governors Oliver Wolcott & Nehemiah Knight. It includes detailed History and general Geographical and statistical information. The original leather covers are present, while well worn, still barely attached being loose on the front and reinforced with archival invisible tape, having scattered expected light tone, and the Map of Connecticut has a large chip on the outer left end that just intrudes into the border design and is in otherwise overall good condition. We have basically valued this 1819 book for its maps and illustrations, all contained within this historic book..