Lot 293: Author: N/A; Title: Ketchum & Crawford's St. Paul Directory for 1869; Place Published: St. Paul; Publisher: Ketchum & Crawford; Date Published: 1869; Description: xxxv, , 272 pp. Several inserted ad leaves not included in pagination; two maps (one folding). (8vo) 22.5x15 cm (9x6") original black leather-backed printed boards, spine lettered in gilt."Embracing a classified list of all trades, professions and pursuits in the city,...also a complete classified business directory." With a folding lithograph city street map. Formerly in the collection of the Massachusetts Historical Society, with bookplate and cancelation stamp. OCLC locates only 6 copies, half of them still in Minnesota. Condition: Spine lightly worn; light foxing within; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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