With a Hand-Colored Frontis Map and 5 Full-Page Plates (4 of Which are Hand-Colored). Includes the Hand-Colored "Battle of Lexington" Plate from Doolittle.History and Antiquities of New Haven, Conn. From its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time, with Biographical Sketches and Additional Information of the Public Institutions, &c. Complete with the color map frontis and five other plates. Hardcover bound in original brown publisher's cloth with cover designs embossed in blind.
The binding is worn, and there is some chipping or splitting on the rear hinge (about halfway down) and on the front hinge near the foot of the spine. The binding is sound with secure inner hinges. Early owner's inscription on the front flyleaf (names are difficult to read). From your friend Gustus H.
The text is foxed, quite heavily in places. FRONTIS: Handcolored Map of the Region Around New Haven with a small engraving of the Lighthouse beneath. S View of New Haven and Fort Hale (Hand-Colored).View of the Public Square or Green, in New Haven Con. Rock in New Haven (NOT Hand-Colored). If You Have any Questions, Please Do Not Hesitate to Ask! Come visit our OPEN SHOP in Greensboro, North Carolina. Shop Hours: 10-6 Mondays Saturdays.
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