Boston Almanac Mass. 1884 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 1884.
Published 1884, Boston by Sampson, Davenport & Co.
602 pages. Text in English.
Large folding city map on bond paper at front. Please see photos for condition.Nice illustrated ads at front and rear, some ads printed on card stock with color borders.
Cloth covered boards, lovely floral embossed patterns, smooth spine, gilt title.
Book remains well preserved and very attractive on the shelf. Map is quite uniformly age browned.
These later guide years are scarce.
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.