The Monumental City, Its Past History and Present Resources.
Baltimore: J.D. Ehlers & Co, 1873. 8vo. 314 pp. Book rebound in paper cover by previous owner, with pasted on paper title lable. Original end papers. Foldout map in rear, clean overall but with two faint stains near the top edge, somewhat brittle and starting to tear at some creases, with browned masking tape repair to back by p.o. Light browning, soil to spine. Signed, inscribed, and dated by author in 1873. Frontispiece. Full of advertisements for Baltimore businesses. "Among the most prominent objects in a distant view of Baltimore, towering far above the loftiest building, and, although situated near the water level, rivalling in height the summit of the Washington Monument, is the Merchants' Shot Tower." Very Good Paperback (Item ID: 108514)
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