Chicago Columbian Expo 1893 Dream City World's Fair Art Series lot x 17 bookletsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Periodicals, 19th Century Magazines, World's Fair, Architectural Views, Americana, Chicago).
The Dream City - World' Fair Art Series.
Published 1893-4, St. Louis, Missouri by N.D. Thompson.
17 issues. Each issue c. 20 pages plus wrappers.
Illustrated paper wrappers. Rare lot of consecutive numbers, each issued separately.
Bindings are fragile, many/ most covers detached and edge chipped.
Text blocks remain overall clean, and displays a pleasing age patina.
Set remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 11" H x 13 3/4" W.