pp. Folio size. Hardcover. Published by Unigraphic, Inc., Evansville, Indiana, 1976. First edition thus. Profusely illustrated with maps, plats including landowners' names, pictures of commercial bldgs. and homes, statistics, photos of prominent citizens, town histories, and more. Especially interesting is the portrayal, in the 1871 atlas, of a Chicago & Northwestern Rail Road train, with engine, coal car, mail car and passenger car.-- The atlases reprinted here, reduced in size from the very large folio originals, are (as listed on the title page): Combination Atlas Map of DeKalb County, Illinois / by Thompson and Everts/ Geneva, Illinois / 1871; Plat Book of DeKalb County, Illinois / by D.W. Ensign & Co. / 1892; Standard Atlas of DeKalb County, Illinois / by Geo. A. Ogle & Co. / Chicago / 1905; Atlas and Plat Book of DeKalb County, Illinois / by the Thrift Press / Rockford, Illinois / 1929. -- In sturdy maroon buckram covers, the whole in superb condition. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Titel: Atlases of DeKalb County, Illinois.1871,...
Verlag: Unigraphic, Inc., 1976
Einband: Hard Cover
Zustand: As New
Auflage: First Edition Thus.
Buchbeschreibung The DeKalb County Historical Society, 1975. Hrd Cover. Buchzustand: Near Fine. First Edition. A near fine copy of the apparent first hard cover edition (no explicit edition or printing statement), lacking a dust-jacket (perhaps as issued). The text is wholly unmarked, pristine, and the binding and bright and fresh in appearance. A brilliant copy. [Please note: Due to the size and weight of the volume extra shipping may be required depending on the destination and speed of delivery requested. Quotations gladly provided.]. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 009374