Jeffrey S. Evans & Assoc., Inc.
Live Auction

June 17, 2023: Premier Americana – Day Two

Sat, Jun 17, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 2118

SAMUEL AUGUSTUS MITCHELL (AMERICAN, 1790-1868) AND JAMES HAMILTON YOUNG (AMERICAN, 1792-1870) UNITED STATES POCKET TRAVEL GUIDE

Estimate: $200 - $300

Bid Increments

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$0 $10
$200 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

SAMUEL AUGUSTUS MITCHELL (AMERICAN, 1790-1868) AND JAMES HAMILTON YOUNG (AMERICAN, 1792-1870) UNITED STATES POCKET TRAVEL GUIDE, first edition, vividly hand-colored engraving on paper, map titled "Mitchell's Travelers Guide Through the United States. A Map of the Roads, Distances, Steam Boat & Canal Routes, &c. By J. H. Young", complete with original folding Index/Routes/Statistical Tables, published Philadelphia, 1832. Folding into original gilt-lettered and decorated morocco covers. Map sheet 17 1/2" x 22", 5 5/8" x 3 1/4" covers.
 

Condition

Very good condition, sheets with some small separations at fold creases and a few small spots, covers with light wear and scuffing. 

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Property from the estate of William S. "Pumpernickel Bill" Troxell, Allentown, PA.