Portsmouth New Hampshire 1905 city Directory Great Period Advertising BusinessesBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old book, Directory, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, Advertisements).
Portsmouth Directory - Volume 24.
Published 1905, Portsmouth, New Hampshire by W. A. Greenough and Co.
Period advertiser's cloth and paper covered boards binding. Gilt spine title lettering. Front hinge totally cracked and cover slightly loose, but joints still strong and covers firmly attached. Binding remains clean, tight, and sound.
With a profusion of great period local ads, often with small illustrations of some kind. Every resident is listed, as are all the businesses.
Book remains well preserved and very attractive on the shelf. It displays a beautiful age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 9 1/2" H x 6 "W.