Springfield Massachusetts Picturesque 1895 illustrated Americana local historyBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, New England, Massachusetts, Springfield, Illustrated Books, Local History).
Picturesque Springfield, Mass. with Illustrations from Original Photographs.
Published 1895, New York by Mercantile Illustrating Company.
117  pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout.
Paste-on pictorial oblong format paper wrappers, gilt title lettering, original decorative binding cord.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding age worn, cover taped, yet still remains overall attractive as an object.
Many great photos of the downtown.
Text block paper is clean, internally well preserved, little staining or soiling, any flaws of a minor type unworthy of specific mention.
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.
Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this antique item survives.
Book Measures c. 8" H x 10 3/4" W.