Rochester New York Souvenir view album c. 1900 Albertype pictorial tourist bookBrian DiMambro
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, New York, Rochester, Illustrated Books).
Published c. 1890-1910, Rochester, New York by the Albertype CO.
c. 21 pages, 22 views counting front cover. Text in English. Illustrated throughout.
Uncommon albertype view book.
Publisher's pictorial card stock wrappers, oblong format, original spine binding string, all b&w views mounted onto larger backing sheets as issued (including cover).
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding soiled and age worn, blank rear cover with top corner piece missing, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 8 1/4" H x 10" W.