Holland Nederland Amsterdam Netherlands c. 1870-80's souvenir photo album viewsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Illustrated Books, Travel, Tourism, Holland, Amsterdam, Street Scenes, Architectural Views).
Souvenir de Voyage.
Published c. 1870-80's, Amsterdam.
12 leaves, attached accordion style, within oblong cloth binding. Text in French. Illustrated throughout with original mounted albumen photographs on card stock backings.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, embossed ruled covers.
Nice early views.
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, wavy due to the mounted photos, still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The small pocket view 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 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. 3 1/2" H x 4 3/4" W.