New Hampshire Souvenir Album White Mountains Lake Winnipesaukee 1890 bookBrian DiMambro
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, New England, New Hampshire, White Mountains, Lake Winnipesaukee).
Gems of the Granite State.
Published c. 1890, United States by Edward Pearson.
c. 72 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout.
With some pronounced old damp staining to the entire text block.
Publisher's card stock wrappers, oblong format, gilt title lettering, decorative binding string.
Every page is a photographic birds-eye view (of mostly lakes), the reverse of every page has a list of seasonal resorts listed by name with proprietors, number of guests and the board by day and week.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding age worn and damp stained, mostly inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing unsightly, guide book remains overall attractive as an object.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws which may be/ are present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this 19th century pictorial view/ guide 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 1/2" H x 9 1/2" W.