Newport Rhode Island Illustrated 1854 Americana local history engraved platesBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, New England, Rhode Island, Newport, Illustrated Books).
Newport Illustrated in a Series of Pen & Pencil Sketches. Engravings by Whitney, Jocelyn & Annin.
Published 1854, New York by D. Appleton & Company.
110 pages. Text in English. Engraved frontis & half title protected by original tissue guards. Illustrated throughout, with nine full page wood engraved plates.
Modern library binding, gilt spine title. Institutional blind stamp on title page.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound.
Text block remains overall clean, and displays a pleasing age patina, uniform paper toning.
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 5/8" H x 5" W.