Houghton Mifflin, 1937, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition
Federal Writers Project. Massachusetts, A Guide to Its Places and People, Boston: Houghton Mifflin/Riverside, 1937. Octavo, first edition, pp. xxxvi, 675, gravure plates, large folding map in rear pocket, printed blue boards, nautical bookplate on endpaper. Part of the American Guide Series created by the Works Progress Administration during the Depression to give work to unemployed writers and photographers. Dust jackets for this series can be hard to find, especially with the original price intact on the flap. Condition of this book: Very good with minor foxing to top edge, covers have a few small stains. Jacket is chipped, creased and darkened. Map fine. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Travel & Places; United States; 1930s; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53861.