Day at New York Crystal Palace 1853 illustrated guide book author inscribed
Day at New York Crystal Palace 1853 illustrated guide book author inscribed Day at New York Crystal Palace 1853 illustrated guide book author inscribed Day at New York Crystal Palace 1853 illustrated guide book author inscribed Day at New York Crystal Palace 1853 illustrated guide book author inscribed Day at New York Crystal Palace 1853 illustrated guide book author inscribed Day at New York Crystal Palace 1853 illustrated guide book author inscribed Day at New York Crystal Palace 1853 illustrated guide book author inscribed Day at New York Crystal Palace 1853 illustrated guide book author inscribed Day at New York Crystal Palace 1853 illustrated guide book author inscribed
$ 225.00

(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, New York, New York Crystal Palace, 1853 Exhibition of Industry of All Nations,).

A Day in the New York Crystal Palace and How to Make the Most of It: Being a Popular Companion to the "Official Catalogue: and a Guide to All Objects of Specials Interest in the New York Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations, by William C. Richards.
Published 1853, New York by H.P. Putnam & Co.
168 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout with many full page wood engraved plates. 

Inscribed by author to Henry Johnson, Esq.

Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, embossed ruled covers, gilt pictorial cover decoration

Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.

Binding gently age worn, joints slightly scuffed, spine ends chipped, corner tips worn, remains overall clean and attractive as an object.

Text block paper is gently toned, light scattered age spotting, 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 antique book 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. 7 3/4" H x 5 1/4" W.

[B3909].