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State of New York: Historical, Descriptive and Statistical Notices of Cities, Towns, Villages, Industries, and Summer Resorts in the Various Parts of the State, Together with a Complete List of the Post Offices, Counties, and County Towns, Lakes, Rivers and Railroads

by Henry Kollock

Scarce 1st edition. New York: Henry Kollock,  1882.

Hardback is overall in GOOD condition.

  • Brilliant gilt illustration and lettering on front, with elegant blind-tooling on front and back.
  • B&W illustrations throughout remain crisp and clear.
  • Cover boards show some light soiling and darkening at perims, and a white spot on the front, and brown mark on fore edges, as well as a series of light marks on back cover. (See photos)
  • Moderate edgewear with some exposed board, especially at corners.
  • Spine ends are crushed with fraying.​
  • Front hinge is cracked 2.5" from head.
  • Binding is secure, with some play.
  • Gilt at head of text block shows some fading, dust and lines.
  • Previous owner writing in ink on ffep, otherwise interior is free of any other writing or intentional marks
  • Pages are bit age toned.
  • VS051315/CR071119

​304 pages. 7" by 9.75"

Descriptions of the cities and towns of New York. Includes a section on the capital city of Albany, as well as New York City. Lavishly illustrated with almost 200 B&W detailed engravings, both inline with text and as plates.

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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Binding: Hardcover
Subject: History
Topic: Travel
Year Printed: 18820000
Special Attributes: Illustrated
Origin: American
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
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