Lot 281: Author: Radges, Samuel, compiler; Title: Biennial Directory of the City of Topeka; Place Published: Topeka, Kansas; Publisher: Kansas State Record Printing Company; Date Published: 1870; Description: 278 pp. 4 inserted ad leaves including 2 printed in color. (8vo) 20.5x15 cm (8x5 ¼") rebound in tan library cloth."Embracing the inhabitants, business firms, incorporated companies and manufacturing establishments. Together with a historical sketch of the city and state, the laws governing cities of the second class, and other useful information." The second Topeka directory, the first appearing two years earlier. Formerly in the collection of the Sutro Library, San Francisco, with bookplate, stamps, etc. Howes R4. Condition: Cloth lightly soiled, some pencil notes within; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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