Kingston Massachusetts 150th Anniversary Celebration 1876 souvenir book w/ mapBrian DiMambro
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, United States, New England, Massachusetts, Kingston, Books with Maps, Town History, Souvenir Books).
Report of the Proceedings and Exercises at the Celebration of the One Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary of the Incorporation of the Town of Kingston, Massachusetts.
Published 1876, Boston by E.B. Stillings & Co.
152 pages. Text in English. Large detailed folding township map at rear.
Publisher's lettered wrappers, two plates with tissue guards and a folding map.
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, still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The 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.
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Book Measures c. 10" H x 7" W.