Boston Almanac 1864 folding map period advertising business directory rare bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Civil War-era books, Almanacs, Americana, Books with Maps, Period Advertising, Directory).
The Boston Almanac for 1864.
Published 1864, Boston by George Coolidge.
282 pages. Text in English. Contains large folding map.
Issued during the Civil War.
Period cloth cover, smooth spine, gilt title lettering on cover, embossed cover design.
The original owner has methodically and without fail recorded the weather every single day for the entire year in the journal section!
Book remains well preserved and very attractive on the shelf, small dark stain along spine front joint cloth. Map has a very small minor edge chip at left middle visible in photo. It displays a fine overall age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 5 1/4" H x 3 1/4" W.