Northern New England travel White Mts. Lakes region VT 1890 Taintor's Guide bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Northern New England Resorts: A Handbook for Tourists and Travelers, Describing the Routes from New York and Boston to the White Mountains, Lake Winnipeseogee, Green Mountains, Lake Memphremagog, Montreal and Quebec, with Descriptions of the Villages and Resorts Along the Route.
Published 1890, New York by Taintor Brothers & Co.
160 pages plus advertising & paper wrappers. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout. Three large folding maps.
Publisher's pictorial paper wrappers, advertising.
Scarce (rare) 19th century guide book which covers in great detail the White Mountains of New Hampshire as well as the Green Mts. of Vermont, Canadian cities of Quebec & Montreal, Lake Champlain and Memphremagog. Firstr example we can recall seeing in 20+ years.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, small chip at spine head of front cover, remains overall clean, well preserved and attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, internally still well preserved, tight, sound and clean.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this antique book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books. Flaws seen and described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 7" H x 5" W.