Edited by William Cullen Bryant. Picturesque America; or, The Land We Live In. A Delineation by Pen and Pencil of the Mountains, Rivers, Lakes, Forests, Water-Falls, Shores, Canons, Valleys, Cities, and Other Picturesque Features of Our Country. With Illustrations on Steel and Wood, by Eminent American Artists. Two-volume set, New York, D. Appleton & Co., 1872 and 1874. Full morocco with blind-stamped border design, gilt-stamped title with po name on volume I, five raised bands on spine, folio (31 cm), gilt edges. Vol. I: viii, 568 pp, illustrated, plus 24 plates with steel engravings including frontispiece and title. Vol. II: vi, 576 pp, illustrated, plus 25 plates with steel engravings including frontispiece and title. Ex-library (Very Good): edges and spine worn with light scuffs on covers, ex-library with spine stickers and minor markings (including vintage bookseller sticker), foxing, endpapers brittle with some chipping and title page tears with no loss.