Lot 303: Author: N/A; Title: The Albany Directory for the Year 1859: Containing a General Directory of the Citizens, A Business Directory, and other Miscellaneous Matter; Place Published: Albany; Publisher: Adams, Sampson, & Co.; Date Published: July 1, 1859; Description: 180, , + 48 ad pp. Additional ads on endpapers. Three plates inserted in ad section at rear (two engraved plates, one colored lithograph); other woodcut illustrations in ads. (8vo) 23x14 cm (9x5½") original cloth-backed printed boards, spine lettered in gilt.The forty-sixth Albany directory. Spear, p. 30. Ex-library from the Massachusetts Historical Society, with bookplate and cancellation stamp on front endpaper. Condition: Spine ends frayed, light wear; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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