Book Details


Louisiana and the fair. An exposition of the world, its people and their achievements
Published: Saint Louis : World
Description: This 10 volume set was published to commemorate the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair, highlighting the Louisiana Purchase. Number 30 of 250 copies of the Founders edition, which was only available to the Fair\'s board and other important individuals. Contains approximately 4,000 illustrations, photographs, maps, and historical views. Also includes a supplemental volume, the Biographical Edition, containing photographs and profiles of prominent individuals from the time of the Fair. Complete sets are rare.
Condition/Repair: Extensive red rot, many covers and spines loose or detached. Rebind entire set.
Donation Needed: $950.00