Boston Almanac MA 1838 period advertising business directory city map rare bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Massachusetts, Almanac, Boston, Business Directory, Period Advertising).
The Boston Almanac for the Year 1838.
Published 1838, Boston by S.N. Dickinson.
103 pages. Text in English. Frontis engraved city plan map of Boston. Vol. 1 No. 2.
Cloth covered boards, lovely floral embossed patterns, smooth spine, gilt title and large central ornate cover decoration featuring father time with an hour glass.
Book remains well preserved and very attractive on the shelf. It displays a beautiful 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.