Newcastle New Hampshire Historic and Picturesque 1884 John Albee book w/ viewsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, New Castle, New Hampshire, Picturesque, Local History).
Newcastle: Historic and Picturesque, by John Albee. Illustrated by Abbott F. Graves.
Published 1884, Boston by George F. Thompson.
155 pages. Text in English. Complete with 48 line drawing illustrations, including the folding panoramic birds-eye view of the famous Wentworth hotel.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, embossed cover ruled and title lettering. Binding remains exceptionally clean, tight, and sound. A beautiful example, much nicer than typical for this scarce book.
Interior contents remain clean and bright, largely free of age spotting.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7 3/4" H x 5 3/4" W.