Lot 301: Author: N/A; Title: Greenough's Directory of the Inhabitants, Institutions, Manufacturing Establishments, Business, Societies, Business Firms, Etc., Etc.; Place Published: Boston; Publisher: Greenough & Co.; Date Published: 1879; Description: [xii], 200, 24,  pp. Folding map. Three inserted ad leaves on various color papers, including one chromolithograph. (8vo) 22.5x14 cm (8¾x5¾") original cloth-backed boards, printed in red and blue, spine lettered in gilt.The map is divided into city wards and colored by hand. Ex-library from the Massachusetts Historical Society, with bookplate and cancellation stamp. Condition: Edges worn, front joint split, hinges cracked; good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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