Griffin, S. G.; Frank H. Whitcomb; O. Applegate, Jr.
Title: A History of the Town of Keene from 1732, When the Township was Granted by Massachusetts, to 1874, When it Became a City.With Events of Interest in the History of the City from 1874.And an Introductory Sketch of the Author
Binding: Three-Quarter Leather
Book Condition: VG+
Edition: First Edition
Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Publisher: Keene, NH Sentinel Printing Company 1904
Seller ID: 018899
3/4 brown morocco, black pebbled leather, bordered in gilt, spine panel lettered in gilt. 792 pp., illus. w/ engraved plates with tissue guards, folding maps mounted on both front and rear pastedown. Leather is a bit rubbed along edges, with mild exposure at most corners, a few light scuffs on spine and along joints but generally well preserved. Front folding map is a bit toned with slight separation at several fold junctures, partial separation along one horizontal fold, and short closed tear, overall still decently preserved; rear folding map shows one closed tear across one of its eight panels, otherwise fully intact. Text block is clean and unmarked, all plates present and fully intact. A very nicely preserved copy of the original edition, not a modern era reprint.