Niagara Falls Buffalo New York 1892 illustrated souvenir album bird's eye viewBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, New York, Buffalo, Niagara Falls, Travel, Tourism, Illustrated Books, Local History).
The Falls of Niagara Depicted by Pen and Camera.
Published 1892, Chicago by Knight, Leonard & Co.
c. 60 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout. What looks to be a supplemental color lithograph bird's eye view on bond paper at front. Abundant pictorial period advertising.
Publisher's cloth binding, silver gilt title lettering & pictorial cover decorations, oblong format.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, mostly light signs of handling and time, small surface soiling, but nothing offensive or severe, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, internally still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem 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, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 6" H x 9" W.