Beautiful Florida Tourism in 1920's lovely album w 30 color lithographed viewsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Travel Guides, Tourism, Album, Beaches, Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine, Jacksonville, St. Petersburg, Tampa, Miami, Key West).
Beautiful Florida: The Winter Playground of the Nation.
Published c. 1920's-30's, Chicago by Curt Teich & Co.
32 color lithographed images, two per page. Text in English.
Illustrated color pictorial paper covers, depicts countless fully dressed people relaxing on a beach.
Fragile stapled pamphlet binding remains clean, tight, and sound.
Interior mostly clean, bright, and free of age spotting or foxing.
The images capture tourism in Florida during the first third of the 20th century in a very pleasing manner, and includes images of golf, early automobiles, sun bathing crowds, women engaged in sport, etc.
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 flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 8 1/4" H x 6 3/4" W.