Westward by Rail: The New Route to the East.
Book Id: 8556
Rae, W.F. Westward by Rail: The New Route to the East. D. Appleton & Co, 1871, 1st US edition. 8vo, xiv, 391 pp, frontis map of the rail line between the Atlantic & the Pacific, 2pp ads. Original purple pebbled cloth, spine sunned, gilt title, nice tight copy. Englishman's tale on the newly opened rail line from New York to San Francisco. Rocky Mountains, prairie, Mormons in Utah.