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(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Americana, New England, Massachusetts, Brockton, Illustrated Book, Souvenir Album).
Brockton, Massachusetts: World's Leading Shoe City, and a Commercial Centre of 100,000 People.
Published 1909, Brockton, Massachusetts by W.B. Mason.
56 pages. Text in English.
Publisher's paper wrappers, heavily illustrated with b&w photos.
Brockton was once the world center of men's shoe making.
Promotional souvenir periodical style publication is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, short closed edge tear, remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, 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 scarce early 20th century booklet 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. 12 1/2" H x 9 1/4" W.