Quincy Massachusetts c. 1903 Swithin Bro. Real Estate souvenir album w/ mapsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, New England, Massachusetts, Quincy, Souvenir Album, Illustrated Books, Books with Maps).
A Brief Historical Sketch of the City of Quincy, Mass.
Published c. 1903, Boston by U.S. Engraving Co. for the Swithin Brothers Real Estate company.
32 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout.
Includes four detailed maps showing the real estate lots available. Scarce real estate promotional item.
Publisher's paper wrappers, oblong format, card covers.
Booklet is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time.
Binding gently age worn, joints slightly scuffed, remains overall attractive as an object.
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 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. 6" H x 8" W.