Picturesque, 1894, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, Unstated
R. LIONEL DE LISSER. Picturesque Catskills, Greene County, Northampton: Picturesque Publishing Co., 1894. Folio, pp. 160, green cloth boards with gilt lettering and drawing on front, more than 800 halftone photos. Views of long-gone buildings and early scenes of streets and towns that have radically changed over the years. The book was intended as a travelogue, partially fund by hotel advertisements on the last 9 pages, and thus we get pictures of hotels that have mostly ceased to be. Condition of this book: Covers blemished, soiled. Inside is fine. Size: Large Folio (bigger than A3). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Travel & Places; United States; 19th century; Photography. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54464.