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1876 Official Guide Book to Philadelphia : United States of America : Engravings

1876 Official Guide Book to Philadelphia : United States of America : Engravings

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Official Guide Book to Philadelphia
Handbook for Strangers and Citizens

By Thompson Westcott

Published by Porter and Coates, Philadelphia, 1876. First Edition. A scarce antique traveller's guide book. Stiff card covers, 8vo, green cloth stamped in black and gold, gilt title on spine, printed endpapers, pp xvi, 425, plus 72 pages of adverts at the rear of the book of which many are illustrated.

The book is richly illustrated with fabulous engraved views of the city and showing many places of interest. The many city landmarks and buildings are illustrated in fine detail as can be seen by the images provided.

CONDITION

A very good copy. The cloth binding is very good with no tears or stains. Endpapers very good. Binding strong and square, all contents present and pages very good throughout. No names or writing to the book. Overall in very good condition.
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