Central Europe & Italy North German Lloyd Bremen liner 1898 souvenir guide bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Guide Through Germany, Austria-Hungary, Switzerland, Italy, Belgium, Holland, France, and England. Souvenir of the North German Lloyd, Bremen.
Published c. 1900, Berlin by J. Reichmann & Cantor.
693 pages plus index. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout, some color lithography advertisements. Abundant period advertising.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, pictorial ocean liner cover decorations.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, signs of handling but nothing offensive or severe, remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is heavily uniformly age toned, 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 book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books and ephemera of all types. Flaws seen and described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 7 1/2" H x 4 3/4" W.