Wanamaker's Department Store 1925 Promotional Advert Philadelphia City PlanBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Americana, Wanamaker' Department Store, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, City Plan).
Some Interesting Facts and Dates About the World's Greatest Retail Business.
Published 1925, United States by Wanamaker's.
Folding brochure. Text in English. Unfolds to a large detailed city plan of Philadelphia.
Scarce department store promotional map almost certainly distributed free of charge to customers. Scarce thus.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Gently age worn, mostly light signs of handling and time but nothing offensive or severe, item remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, internally still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The map 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 map 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. 3 3/4" H x 6 1/2" W.