Around the World c. 1880 souvenir album famous world cities London Paris SydneyBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Souvenir Albums, Architectural Views, Famous World Cities, Niagara Falls).
Around the World.
Published c. 1880-90.
24 pages, with 96 near miniature views and illustrations of key monuments.
List of cities includes (one location per page) London, Dublin, Edinburgh, Paris, Versailles, Lyon, Bruxelles, Berlin, Rhein, Frankfurt, Leipzig, Dresden, Wien, Schweiz, Rome, St. Petersburgh, Constantinople, New York city, Niagara Falls, Washington D.C., Chicago, San Francisco, Melbourne & Sidney Australia.
Folio format, deeply embossed and stamped covers, gilt cover designs.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. A lovely example, nicer than typical. Rear cover has a pair of globes in double hemisphere format.
Text block remains overall clean, and displays a pleasing age patina.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age rubbing to covers and minor condition flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 4" H x 6" W.