Amsterdam Holland Netherlands 1898 Tourist Souvenir Album 12 street scene photosBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Travel, Tourism, Souvenir Albums, Holland, Amsterdam, Street Scenes, Architectural Views).
Published 1898, Dresden, Germany by Bommler & Jonas.
12 mounted photos on heavy card stock backings. Accordion style binding. Text in Dutch. Illustrated throughout, numerous views have people and street activity in them.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering & cover decorations.
The attached group of photos is cleanly detached from the first photo, meaning the block of 11 images is separate and loose within the binder.
View book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 6 3/4" H x 4 1/2" W.