Martha's Vineyard Massachusetts c. 1920's travel guide w/ map art deco coverBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Americana, Early 20th Century Books, Art Deco, New England, Massachusetts, Martha's Vineyard, Travel Guide, Illustrated Book, Books with Maps).
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Martha's Vineyard: A Pleasant Island in a Summer Sea, by Walter Prichard Eaton.
Published c. 1920's, New York by the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Line, The New England Steamship Company, & The New Bedford, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket Steamboat Line.
47  pages plus wrapper covers. Text in English. Illustrated throughout. Large folding color lithographed map at rear.
Publisher's art deco color pictorial artwork paper wrappers.
Tourist booklet is around 100 years old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Paper covers gently age worn, slight rubbing, remains overall clean and attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, signs of handling, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. The fragile pamphlet 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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Covers measures c. 8" H x 5 1/4" W.