Springfield Massachusetts Souvenir c. 1890's illustrated souvenir albumBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, Souvenir Albums, New England, Massachusetts, Springfield, Illustrated Books).
Souvenir of Springfield.
Published c. 1890's, Portland, Maine by L.H. Nelson Company.
32 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout with many charming B&W photographic view plates.
Illustrated oblong paper wrappers, slightly embossed gilt title lettering.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, some light crease / wrinkle, slight sun fade, small edge chipping to cover paper, still remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is lightly toned, mostly clean, internally well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Item 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. 8" H x 10" W.