Florida Land of Sunshine Tourist book 1930 Illinois Central Railroad route mapsBrian DiMambro
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Americana, Travel, Tourism, Vintage Advertising, Florida, Illinois Central Railroad, Illustrated Books, Books with Maps).
Florida the Land of Sunshine.
Published 1930, Chicago by Rand McNally.
48 pages plus wrapper covers. Text in English. Illustrated throughout. 2 full page route maps at rear.
Publisher's pictorial cardstock wrappers. Great Art Deco era booklet with nice b&w photos and color artwork.
Item is old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Paper gently age worn, slight rubbing, rear cover has old paper adhered (likely from a scrap book page), remains overall clean and attractive as a fragile survival.
Paper is lightly toned, signs of handling, small scattered spotting, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. The scarce item displays a pleasing and unique age patina and overall is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Covers measures c. 9 1/4" H x 6" W.