One Hundred Years of Nantucket 1921 illustrated Americana local historyBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Americana, New England, Massachusetts, Nantucket, Local History, Illustrated Books).
One Hundred Years of Nantucket.
Published 1921, Nantucket, Massachusetts by H.B. Turner.
c. 80 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout with dozens of vintage b&w photos.
Illustrated paper wrappers.
Item is physically old and shows some clear signs of handling and time including short edge tears, small scattered spotting, etc.. Item is not new or in "new" condition, but is rare in just about any condition.
Binding gently age worn, remains overall attractive as an object. Numerous pages have a closed edge tear (archival tape), three pages near rear have large edge chip areas in the side blank margin.
Text block paper is gently toned, light to moderate scattered age spotting, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
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 and our best attempt to convey how this antique item survives.
Book Measures c. 14" H x 10 7/8" W.