Boston Almanac MA 1882 city map rare book advertising business directoryBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Massachusetts, Almanac, Boston, Business Directory, Period Advertising).
The Boston Almanac for the Year 1882.
Published 1882, Boston by Sampson, Davenport & Co.
592 pages. Text in English.
Large folding city plan map on bond paper at front. Please see photos for condition.
Cloth covered boards, lovely floral blind embossed patterns, smooth spine, gilt titles.
Book remains well preserved and very attractive on the shelf, small chipping at spine ends. Map is quite uniformly age browned.
These Boston city guides get scarcer as they get later.
It displays a beautiful 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. 5 1/4" H x 3 1/4" W.