Baden-Baden Germany 1880's tourist souvenir album 18 plates architectural viewsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Travel, Tourism, Souvenir Albums, Germany, German Empire, Baden-Baden, Architectural Views).
Album von Baden-Baden.
Published c. 1880's, Baden-Baden, Germany by C. Wild.
18 mounted b&w albumen photographic plates to heavy card stock lettered backings. Text in German.
Nice 19th century tourist souvenir.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, gilt pictorial cover decorations, embossed floral cover designs, oblong format.
This scarce photo book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, joints slightly scuffed, remains overall clean and attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, light to moderate scattered age spotting, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this antique book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books. Flaws seen and described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 4 1/2" H x 6 3/4" W.