Nantucket Massachusetts 1948 guide J.H. Robinson pictorial book w/ color mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 20th Century Books, Americana, Travel Guides, New England, Massachusetts, Nantucket, Illustrated Books).
Guide to Nantucket by J.H. Robinson.
Published 1948, Nantucket, Massachusetts by J.H. Robinson.
75  pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout.
Scarce version of a work which appeared earlier in the century, updated here to the post- WW II era.
Publisher's pictorial embossed paper wrappers, loose supplemental color lithographed city plan still present..
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, light signs of handling, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. The fragile pamphlet 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 vintage tourist item survives.
Covers measures c. 8 1/2" H x 5 1/2" W.