Picture of New York in 1846 illustrated tourist guide churches shopping transitBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, New York, New York City, Travel Guides, churches, shopping, transit).
A Picture of New York in 1846 with a Short Account of Places in its Vicinity Designed as a Guide to Citizens and Strangers.
Published 1846, New York by C.S. Francis & Co.
172 Pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout. Wood engraved frontis plus 35 other full page wood engraved views- complete with all the views. Lacks large folding city map.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, embossed cover designs. Lacks spine cloth.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding rubbed and gently age worn, yet still tight, remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is toned but clean, small scattered age staining or spotting.
Still attractive on the shelf. Item displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 6" H x 4" W.