Post Civil-War travel to south 1873 N.J. Watkins book w/ lg. folding RR map
Post Civil-War travel to south 1873 N.J. Watkins book w/ lg. folding RR map Post Civil-War travel to south 1873 N.J. Watkins book w/ lg. folding RR map Post Civil-War travel to south 1873 N.J. Watkins book w/ lg. folding RR map Post Civil-War travel to south 1873 N.J. Watkins book w/ lg. folding RR map Post Civil-War travel to south 1873 N.J. Watkins book w/ lg. folding RR map Post Civil-War travel to south 1873 N.J. Watkins book w/ lg. folding RR map Post Civil-War travel to south 1873 N.J. Watkins book w/ lg. folding RR map Post Civil-War travel to south 1873 N.J. Watkins book w/ lg. folding RR map Post Civil-War travel to south 1873 N.J. Watkins book w/ lg. folding RR map Post Civil-War travel to south 1873 N.J. Watkins book w/ lg. folding RR map
$ 250.00

(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, Travel, Tourism, North & South).

The Pine and the Palm Greeting: or. The Trip of the Northern Editors to the South in 1871, and the Return Visit of the Southern Editors in 1872, Under the Leadership of Maj. N.H. Hotchkiss. Ed. and Compiled by N.J. Watkins.
Published 1873, Baltimore by J.D. Ehlers & Co.
144 pages. Text in English. Frontis portrait. Period illustrated advertising at rear.

Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, embossed ruled covers.

With a large folding broadside map of the Great Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad. (printed on both sides).

Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.

Binding gently age worn, short splitting to joints, mostly light signs of handling and time but nothing offensive or severe, book remains overall attractive as an object.

Paper is gently toned, internally still clean, tight, sound internally.

Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive. 

Please review photos for more detail showing how this book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.

Book Measures c. 9" H x 6" W.

[B5993].