Boston Almanac Mass. 1855 city advertising business directory pocket bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Massachusetts, Almanac, Boston, Business Directory, Period Advertising).
The Boston Almanac for the Year 1855.
Published 1855, Boston by Damrell & Moore, and George Coolidge.
196 pages. Text in English.
Cloth covered boards, lovely floral embossed patterns, smooth spine, gilt title. No map in this volume, however there are many small wood engravings and four full page gold ink advertisements printed on a coated blue paper.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. Small chipping at spine head, front hinge cracked. It displays a unique and pleasing age patina, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 5 1/4" H x 3 1/4" W.