Halifax Nova Scotia Canada c. 1890's horse carriage travel guide w/ city planBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Vintage Advertising, Travel, Tourism, Canada, Nova Scotia, Halifax, Illustrated Books, Books with Maps).
Drives and Attractions In and About Halifax.
Published c. 1890's, Canada for Fraser Brothers LTD.; Carriage Proprietors
c. 24 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout. Folding city plan of Halifax at rear.
Publisher's pictorial paper wrappers. Scarce.
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 signs of handling and time but nothing offensive or severe, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, couple archival tape repairs inside front cover, rear cover with top corner chip, internally 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 scarce/ rare privately issued guide 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. 7 1/4" H x 4 1/2" W.