Boston Mass. almanac business directory 1849 guidebook w/lg. city plan map & AdsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Environs of Boston. An Almanac and Business Directory of the Cities of Roxbury, Cambridge, and Charlestown and the Towns of Dorchester, Brookline, Brighton, Medford, Somerville, and Chelsea for the Year 1849, by George Adams.
Published 1849, Roxbury by J.T. Bicknell.
282 pages. Text in English. Contains large folding city plan map on bond paper. Advertising at front & rear.
Map is complete and overall clean although someone long ago used tape to repair/ back the edge so this is now stained with browning and tiny chipping touching the neatline in spots.
Period cloth cover, smooth spine, gilt title lettering on cover, ornate blind embossed cover design.
Book remains well preserved and very attractive on the shelf. It displays a beautiful age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 5 1/4" H x 3 1/4" W.