Tourist Pocket Guide 1834 Hudson River Niagara Falls NY w/ long strip mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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The Tourist, or Pocket Manual for Travellers on the Hudson River, Western Canal, and Stage Road to Niagara Falls, Down Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence to Montreal and Quebec. Comprising Also the Routes to Lebanon, Ballston, and Saratoga Springs.
Published 1834, New York by Harper & Brothers. Third Edition- Enlarged & Improved.
95 pages. Text in English.
With large fold out engraved strip map of Hudson River. Publishers catalog 12 pp. of Harper & Brothers publications at rear.
Plain cloth covered boards, title on publishers contrasting yellow paper label. Any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Moderate spotting & rubbing to covers although still attractive in appearance, small scattered foxing throughout, moderate to heavy at times. Some age spotting on folding map, but still a lovely example of this early 19th century travel guide.
Book measures: 6 1/4" H X 4 3/8" W.
Howes, U.S.iana V-28
Sabin, Books Relating to America, 98486.