Wanamaker's Guide to Paris 1900 Paris Exposition traveler's guide w/ mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Wanamaker's Paris Guide: A Manual and Note-Book for Visitors to the Exposition of 1900.
Published 1900, Philadelphia by John Wanamaker.
68 pages plus advertising. Text in English. Illustrated throughout, with many ads. Folding map at rear.
Scarce guide book for this expo and city by this American merchant.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt pictorial cover decorations & title lettering.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, joints slightly scuffed, cloth speckled, remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, light old damp staining to lower edge of first several pages blank margin, 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. 5 3/4" H x 3 3/4" W.