Boston Historic cartoon guide map c. 1950's decorative pictorial tourism mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Maps, Americana, New England, Massachusetts, Boston, Travel, Tourism).
Greater Boston: Historic and Modern Guide Map.
Published c. 1950, Boston by the New England Map Co. Map by Lawrence Parkman.
Color lithographed folding map. Text in English. Vignettes surrounding the map depict famous Boston landmarks.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Paper covers gently age worn, slight rubbing, remains overall clean and attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, signs of handling, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. The fragile large folding map 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 and our best attempt to convey how this wonderful full item survives. Original fold lines as issued.
Map measures c. 17" H x 21 7/8" W.