Chicago Columbian World's Fair 1893 set x 13 illustrated magazines views peopleBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Periodicals, 19th Century Periodicals, 1893 World's Fair, World Columbian Exhibition, Photograph Albums, Architectural Views, Chicago).
Portfolio of Photographs of the World's Fair.
Published 1893, Chicago by the Werner Company.
13 issues. Each issue c. 16 pages plus wrappers. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout, essentially a photo essay. Lot contains over 100 candid photos of the Exposition, many with people.
Lot of 13 separately issued (by subscription) issues of a periodical dedicated to capturing images of the 1893 World's Fair.
Lot consists of parts 1-12 complete plus an extra one, part #14.
Bindings are fragile, paper wrappers edge chipped, some detached, contents mostly sound and tight..
Text blocks remain overall clean, and display a pleasing age patina.
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Books Measure c. 11" H x 13 1/2" W.