Lot 286: Author: Willis, William; Title: A Business Directory of the Subscribers to the New Map of Maine, With a Brief History and Description of the State,...Also, Valuable Statistics and Advertisements; Place Published: Portland, Maine; Publisher: J. Chace, Jr. & Co.; Date Published: ; Description: 340 pp. Illustrated endpapers and ads at rear. (8vo) 21x13 cm (8 ¼x5") original blindstamped brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt.The accompanying map was a separately issued wall map and is not present here. Formerly in the collection of the Massachusetts Historical Society, with their bookplate and cancelation stamp. Condition: Spotting and light wear to cloth, hinges cracked; foxing; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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