Boston Almanac Mass. 1874 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 1874.
Published 1874, Boston by Sampson, Davenport & Co.
498 pages. Text in English. Beautiful color lithographed trade card of Bufford lithographers in middle as issued. Illustrated advertising sections at front and rear.
Cloth covered boards, lovely floral embossed patterns, smooth spine, gilt title. No map in this volume.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. Small chipping at spine head but otherwise fine and nice looking. 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.