Plans and Sections of the Obelisk on Bunker's Hill with the details of experiments made in quarrying the granite

Boston: Charles Cook's Lith. 1843.

First Edition. Hardcover (Quarter Leather). Good. Item #038117

Original boards worn at edges with a few slight dampstains to the surface, respined in brown calf; tight and square . 14 plates (1 folding) and 31 pp - foxed mildly with a number of smudges and very short tears to margins, dampstain to one corner of cover and into book for a number of plates in the margin, a few plates chipped at edges; but intact, complete and generally attractive internally. The Bunker Hill obelisk was the first monumental obelisk in the U.S. Avery 1105 Size: Quarto (4to). Text is clean and unmarked. Moderately foxed throughout. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Architecture; Inventory No: 038117.

Price: $500.00

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