Nikolaev Railway Russian Empire WWI era Tourist Guide 1914 pictorial book w mapsBrian DiMambro
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Illustrated Guide to the Nikolaev Railway.
Published 1914, Petrograd, Russian Empire.
215 pages. Text in Russian. Illustrated throughout. Includes three folding color lithographed route maps, many small b&w photos.
Decorative (modern) textured cloth binding over the original card stock wrappered guidebook.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, 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 rare Russian 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. 8 3/4" H x 5 1/4" W.