Fitchburg Massachusetts Mayor's Address Annual Reports 1899 leather book historyBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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City Document No. 26 - Address of the Mayor Together with the Annual Reports of the City of Fitchburg, for the Year 1898.
Published 1899, Fitchburg, Massachusetts by Blanchard & Brown.
672 pages. Text in English. Extensive detailed reports about all aspects of the city at this time from all the departments involved in social life.
Period full leather binding, smooth spine, gilt bands & compartment decorations, gilt title lettering, gilt pictorial cover decorations, embossed ruled covers, marbled end papers, all edges gilt
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound, joints scuffed, binding rubbed a bit, leather still supple.
Text block remains overall clean and tight, displays a pleasing age patina.
Book 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. 9" H x 6" W.