Harvard University 1905 w/ Ads pen advertising Folding city Map Student GuideBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Americana, New England, Massachusetts, Cambridge, Harvard, Student Guide, Illustrated Books, Period Adverts, Books with Maps).
The Harvard Guide, Vol. VII.
Published 1905, Cambridge, Massachusetts by the Powell Press.
94 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout. Folding map with extensive 85 point at rear. Abundant period advertising.
Publisher's paper wrappers. Scarce guide with an interesting city plan with a promotional pen logo and imprint.
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 signs of handling and time but nothing offensive or severe, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, internally still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The small pocket guide 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.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this scarce early 20th century book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 5 1/2" H x 3 1/2" W.