Views of Portland and Vicinity

Portland, Maine: Chisholm Bros. No date [c. 1880s]. Stiff boards. 32mo (5” x 6”); [13pp]; gilt stamped title on dark maroon paper over board decoratively blind stamped; 13 accordion folded leaves printed with lithographic images closely resembling photographs; scuffing and chipping to boards, age toning of paper; very good. Very good. Item #113

Interesting look at Portland, Maine’s important buildings, street scenes and coast as it appeared in the 1880s. Interesting that the printer reproduced the photographic scenes as lithographic images with great detail. A lovely souvenir booklet.

Price: $80.00

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