Lot 296: Author: N/A; Title: Rice & Bell's First Annual Directory to the Inhabitants, Institutions, Incorporated Companies, Manufacturing Establishments, Business Firms, &c., &c. in the City of St. Paul for 1869-70; Place Published: St. Paul; Publisher: Rice & Bell; Date Published: 1869; Description: 49, , 48-55, , xvi, , 230-300 pp. Two inserted folding maps. (8vo) 22.5x14.5 cm (9x5¾") original leather-backed printed boards, spine lettered in gilt.The first, and only, year for this directory. With a large folding "County House Map of the City of St. Paul". Previously in the collection of the Massachusetts Historical Society, with bookplate and cancelation stamp. Condition: Spine ends chipped, joints starting; short stub tear to map; very goood.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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