History of Providence County, Rhode Island, 2 vols.

New York: W. W. Preston & Co., 1891. Half-Leather. 4to. 2 volumes. 821 and 637 pp. Ex library with usual markings. Clear plastic covers adhered to exteriors, call stickers to spines, discard stamps to eps. Spines and corners bumped, appx. 1 in. loss to upper fore corner vol. II. All edges gilt. Few tape repairs to several pages of both volumes. Vol. I front hinge and both hinges to vol. II split but holding. Vol I page 1 detached but present. Interiors mostly clean. Settlement and early history of Providence; law and medicine; the American Revolution and post-war growth; trade and commerce; the Civil War; statistics; architecture and parks; fire, police and military departments; educational, literary institutions; manufacturing; fraternal societeies; benevolent and remedial institutions; biographical sketches; Cranston, Johnston, Pawtucket, East Providence, North Providence, Smithfield, Cumberland, Woonsocket, Lincoln, North Smithfield, Glocester, Burrillville, Scituate, Foster. B/w engravings throughout. Fair to Good. Item #11976

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