Durham England United Kingdom c. 1910 illustrated tourist pocket guideBrian DiMambro
(Old Books, 20th Century Books, Travel, Tourism, United Kingdom, England, Durham, Illustrated Books, Books with Maps).
A Guide to Durham, Containing a Street Plan, 13 Pictures, a Plan of the Cathedral, and Descriptive Letterpress.
Published c. 1910, Cheltenham, England by Edward J. Burrow.
44 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout including some nice store fronts and street views. Contains small single page city map & cathedral plan.
Publisher's thin card stock paper wrappers.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 6 1/2" H x 3 3/4" W.