Newport New Hampshire Town History Souvenir Album 1909 pictorial view bookBrian DiMambro
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Americana, New England, New Hampshire, Newport, Town History, Illustrated Books, Souvenir Albums).
The Book of Old Newport.
Published 1909, Newport, New Hampshire by Argus & Spectator.
c. 52 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout. An uncommon/ scarce turn of the century view book.
Publisher's pictorial cardstock wrappers, oblong format, decorative binding string, yap edges.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding age worn, chipping to both cover edges, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, still clean, tight, sound internally.
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. 9" H x 12" W.