Sketches of Rochester; with Incidental Notices of Western New-York. A Collection of Matters Designed to Illustrate the Progress of Rochester During the First Quarter-Century of Its Existence. Including a Map of the City and Some Representations of Scenery, Edifices, Etc.

By: O'Reilly, Henry; Van Slyke, Florence Fischer

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1984 reissue of 1838 original. Folding map included. Ink note on front endpaper To Judge Forsyth, With love and gratitude for 20 yrs. of dedication and service. Town Hall Employees, Dedication - May 17, 1987, minor wear to jacket corners. xxii, 416 pp. 8vo. Engraved frontispiece of Rochester in 1812, 46 engravings throughout text, including many of religious, government, and commercial buildings in Rochester, and views of the Genesee River. Not in Sabin. Howes O122: Enlarged from the author’s sixteen-page pamphlet of 1835 entitled Rochester in 1835. Correct spelling of his name is said to be O'Rielly.

Title: Sketches of Rochester; with Incidental Notices of Western New-York. A Collection of Matters Designed to Illustrate the Progress of Rochester During the First Quarter-Century of Its Existence. Including a Map of the City and Some Representations of Scenery, Edifices, Etc.

Author: O'Reilly, Henry; Van Slyke, Florence Fischer

Categories: 19th Century, Americana, New York,

Edition: Reissue

Publisher: James Brunner: 1984

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2204697

Keywords: LOCAL WESTERN NEW YORK ROCHESTER NY,