Keene New Hampshire City & Business Directory 1893-4 period adverts w/ map bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, New England, New Hampshire, Keene, City Directory, Business Directory, Period Advertising).
Keene City Directory for the years 1893-4. Embracing a General Directory of the Citizens, a Full Business Directory, and the National, State, County, and City Governments.
Published 1893, Keene, New Hampshire, Hiram Blake, Andrew R. Mason, Sentinel Printing Company.
203 pages. Text in English. Abundant period advertising, much of it illustrated, numerous on colored paper.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, illustrated cover paste downs. Folding b&w litho city plan map at front.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding age worn, covers stained, spine gilt bright, various signs of time and handling. Still, remains overall quite clean.
Text block remains clean, internally well preserved, very little staining or soiling, any flaws of a minor type unworthy of specific mention.
Still attractive on the shelf. Item displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 9" H x 6" W.