Portland, Maine: L.H. Nelson Company, Proprietors of Nelson's International Series of Souvenir Books, 1906. Wraps. [VIEWBOOK] [SOUVENIR] [STATE OF MAINE] [EPHEMERA].
Cover title: Old Orchard and Vicinity
Second edition. 8vo oblong; pp; gilt-embossed title and vignette to stiff purple wrapper; 2 staple binding; 31 b&w half-tone photographic illustrations with titles; sunning to front with discoloration, light shelf-wear to wrapper, staples rusted but holding; very good minus. Very good. Item #1870
Souvenir style booklet with views of hotels, piers, street scenes, trolley tracks, beaches with people walking and bathers, Seaside Park, public buildings and churches, the camp ground and Tabernacle at the camp ground, inland parks, Prout’s Neck, and Wood Island Light. The beach scenes with crowds of vacationers and bathers are very interesting.