A Report on Washington Territory.
Ruffner, W. H.

New York: Seattle, Lake Shore and Eastern Railway, 1889. First edition 8.75" x 5.75". 242pp. Brown cloth hardback with gilt lettering to spine and front board. Very mild rubbing, title leaf split along the bottom inch or so, a few pencil margin notes, two leaves with paper tabs neatly attached. Overall still VG+ or near fine condition. With two large folding maps in a pocket at the rear of the book. See Tweney, Washington 89, #68: "One of the first detailed economic reports on the future potential of [Washington] Territory and State, and the importance of the railroads to its overall development." Also see Smith 8839. Hardcover (Item ID: 10502)


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