Publisher:B. B. Mussey & Co. and Thomas Groom, Boston, 1848
B. B. Mussey & Co. and Thomas Groom, 1848, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fair, Dust Jacket Condition: No, Unstated
Size: 24mo. Binding is sound. Gilt stamped and decorated cloth over boards, advertisements on endpapers, foldout map of "Map of the Vicinity of Boston 1849" tipped in before title page, 216 pages, includes Business Directory, Table of Streets, Wharves in Boston Harbor, Charitable Societies, Newspapers in Boston, Railroads, General Events 1848, Events in Boston 1848 article titled The Public Schools of Boston by Isaac F. Shepherd accompanied by twenty-four engravings of the public schools in Boston including Boston Latin School, Eliot School, Adams School, Franklin School, Mayhew School, Hawes School, Smith School, Boylston School, Bowdoin School, English High, Hancock School, Wells School, Johnson School, Winthrop School, Lyman School, Endicott School, Mather School, Brimmer School, Philips School, Otis School, Dwight School, Quincy School, Primary Schools, Ingram School. Covers worn, frayed at spine ends, bumped at corners, spine has several small spots of cloth loss (probable insect activity), small hole at one fold juncture on map, several of the blank Memoranda pages have writing by previous owner, pages lightly toned, book is slightly bowed as if carried in a back pocket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 5 oz. Category: Genealogy & Local History; Books; Reference. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 010153.