Massachusetts Monuments 1910 Alfred S. Roe Civil War Monuments illustrated bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Americana, New England, Massachusetts, Civil War Memorials).
Monuments, Tablets, and Other Memorials Erected in Massachusetts to Commemorate the Services of Her Sons in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865, by Alfred S. Roe.
Published 1910, Boston by Wright & Potter Printing Company.
132 pages. Text in English. Illustrated with many nice photographic plates.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering & cover decoration, embossed cover designs. Institutional title stamped in blind on title page and throughout.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound, spine ends worn, light rubbing.
Text block inner hinges repaired long ago with linen tape, remains overall clean, and displays a pleasing age patina. Old book plate to front paste down.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 9" H x 6" W.