Maine State map & Register 1898 Year Book Business Index Government InfoBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, New England, Maine, Gazetteer, Demographics, Government Info, Business Index).
Maine Register, State Year-Book and Legislative Manual from May 1, 1898 to May 1 1899.
Published 1898, Portland, Maine by Grenville M. Donham.
952 pages. Text in English. Large color folding state map at front. Abundant period advertising.
A monumental late 19th century information production, a staggering level of detail within.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, embossed ruled covers.
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. Nice example, well preserved.
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.
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. 7" H x 4 3/4" W.