Niagara Fall Complete Guide 1860 travel & tourism color illustrated pocket guideBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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The Falls of Niagara: Being a Complete Guide to all the Points of Interest around and in the Immediate Neighborhood of the Great Cataract. With Views Taken from Sketches by Washington Friend, and from Photographs.
Published 1860, London by T. Nelson & Sons.
64 pages. Text in English. Full page map, Color lithographed frontis protected by original tissue guard, nine further full page color litho plates - total of ten color plates (of 12?).
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering & designs. Embossed ruled covers
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound.
Text block toned with moderate foxing to text leaves, plates clean, overall displays a pleasing age patina.
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. 6 1/2" H x 4" W.