Lot 324: Author: N/A; Title: Pryor & Co.'s Madison City Directory, 1875-6 [with] Pryor & Co.'s Watertown Directory, 1875-6; Place Published: Madison & Watertown; Publisher: Pryor & Co.; Date Published: 1875-6; Description: Two volumes in one (as issued). 116; 96 pp. Several illustrated advertisements. (8vo) 22x15 cm (8¾x6") original cloth-backed printed boards. "An alphabetical list of citizens, a classified business directory, lists of city and county officers, churches, schools, societies, streets and wards." Rare. OCLC locates only a single copy, at the Boston Public Library. Formerly in the collections of the State Historicay Society of Wisconsin and the Massachusetts Historical Society, with books plates and library stamps. Condition: Spine faded, head chipped, light wear; final leaf chipped at corner without loss of text; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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