100 Cities & Large Towns of America 1853 rare travel guide w/ 14 city plansBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Description of 100 Cities and Large Towns of America, With Railroad Distances Through the United States and 14 Maps.
Published 1853, New York by Phelps, Fanning & Co.
80 pages plus wrapper covers. Text in English. Includes 14 city plans, full page map of the U.S. (territorial) plus several intext views
Publisher's paper wrappers. A rare publication. Plans include New Orleans, New York city, San Francisco, Charleston, Chicago, Boston, etc.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Paper covers gently age worn, slight rubbing, remains overall clean and attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, signs of handling, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. The fragile pamphlet displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Covers measures c. 8 3/4" H x 5 3/4" W.