Rand, McNally & Co.'s Handy Guide to Philadelphia and Environs, Including Atlantic City and Cape May

Price: $25.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


Light green paper wraps, lettered/illus. in orange and blue. [vi],168 pp., rear ads, illus. w/ many b&w photographic plates. Modest shelf wear, creased with small area of loss at bottom front corner, minor loss along lower spine panel. Several tears to first leaf (ad for Hotel Rennert, with listing of hotels on verso) along binding edge, repaired on verso with clear tape, interior and binding otherwise fully intact. Appears to be the 3rd ptg. (originally issued in 1895, with another printing in 1910). Early printing, prior to the much more common printings with color illus. covers, this one illus. with what appears to be a wood-cut of Independence Hall and elaborate decoration and lettering in dark blue, some contrast lettering in orange.

Title: Rand, McNally & Co.'s Handy Guide to Philadelphia and Environs, Including Atlantic City and Cape May

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Categories: Pennsylvania: Philadelphia,

Edition: Third Printing

Publisher: New York, Rand, McNally and Co.: 1911

Binding: Original Wraps

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: 025788