Boston Mass. Lot x 3 Souvenir Albums c.1900-10 many early Street Scenes ViewsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Americana, New England, Massachusetts, Boston, Cambridge, Souvenir Albums, Illustrated Books).
Views of Boston, Including Scenes in Cambridge, Charlestown, and Vicinity.
Published c. 1900, Boston by F.W. Woolworth & Company.
48 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout.
One Hundred and Fifty Glimpses of Boston and Historical Surroundings, Reproduced from the Latest Photographs.
Published c. 1900, New York by the Union News Company.
48 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout with 150 views.
Souvenir Photographic Views of Boston.
Published 1905, Boston by the Owens Brothers.
32 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout with b& w photos.
Publisher's oblong pictorial paper wrappers. Nice lot of three (3) early 20th century souvenir albums of Boston and the vicinity. All appear to day pre-1910 or so
Lot is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Lot is not new or in "new" condition.
Bindings gently age worn, light rubbing, lot remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Lot 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 lot 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.
Books Measure c. 7 3/4" H x 10" W.