Geography of New Hampshire 1831 James G. Carter old school book with mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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A Geography of New-Hampshire with a New Map of the State for Families and Schools, by James G. Carter.
Published 1831, Portsmouth, New Hampshire by Nathaniel March.
246 pages. Text in English. Folding map at front (loose and likely not the original one and in very poor worn condition).
Period 1/2 leather binding, smooth spine, gilt bands, marbled covers. Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents display light to moderate age spotting throughout.
Early owner's inscription on interior leaf: Iasiah Paine Harwich.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 5 1/2" H x 3 3/4" W.