Burt's Connecticut Valley guide w/ map 1866 White Mts. of NH VT Montreal bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Burt's Illustrated Guide of the Connecticut Valley, Containing Descriptions of Mount Holyoke, Mount Mansfield, White Mountains, Lake Memphremagog, Lake Willoughby, Montreal, Quebec, etc, by Henry M. Burt.
Published 1866, Springfield, Massachusetts by New England Publishing Company.
235 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout, with folding map (on bond paper) by Fiske & Russell and full page color lithographed plates.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt spine and cover decorations. Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents display a pleasing age patina, largely free of age spotting.
Nicer than typical for guidebooks or cloth books in general of this era.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7 1/2" H x 5" W.