Manchester New Hampshire 1896 illustrated local history prominent citizens bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, New England, New Hampshire, Manchester, Local History, Illustrated Books).
Manchester Up to Date: Story of the City 1846-1896. Stories, Anecdotes, and Biographical Sketches of Prominent Manchester Men, by David Lane Perkins.
Published 1896, Manchester, New Hampshire by George F. Willey.
82  pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout, with detailed index at front listing dozens of specific individuals.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering & cover decoration.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, joints slightly scuffed, remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, internally still clean, well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this 125 year old antique book survives.
Book Measures c. 12" H x 9 1/2" W.