Washington D.C. 1890's souvenir album w/ 6 mounted photographic platesBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Souvenir Albums, Americana, Photo Albums, Washington D.C., Architectural Views).
Souvenir of Washington.
Published c. 1880-90's, Washington D.C. by William H. Morrison.
6 full page B&W tipped on albumen photographic plates on card stock paper.
Scarce and pleasing fragile souvenir from this city.
Original decorative binding ribbon. Illustrated paper covers using gold gilt reflective ink.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding lightly age worn with small spotting, yet still remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is clean, internally well preserved, little staining or soiling, any flaws of a minor type unworthy of specific mention.
Still attractive on the shelf. Item displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7 1/2" H x 5 1/4" W.