Chicago World's Fair Through a Camera 1893 F. Todd illustrated souvenir albumBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, Chicago World's Fair, 1893 World's Fair, Illustrated Books, Souvenir Albums).
World's Fair Through a Camera. Snap Shots by an Artist. An Interesting Collection of Views of Grounds, Exhibition Buildings, Foreign Buildings, State Buildings, Interiors, and Other Views of General Interest. Photographs by F. Dundas Todd.
Published 1893, St. Louis, Missouri by Woodward & Tiernan Printing Company.
c. 150 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout with dozens of B&W photographic plates.
Illustrated oblong paper wrappers, oblong format.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition. Original 1893 owners name at top of t.p.
Binding gently age worn, edges slightly worn or scuffed with some minor color loss, remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, internally still well preserved, clean, 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.
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Book Measures c. 4 7/8" H x 6 3/8" W.