Bridgeport: Acme Publishing & Engraving Co. 1889. First edition. Hardcover. Original maroon cloth stamped in black and gilt; quarto (9.5 x 12 inches); 122 pp. + index page and page of engraved advertisements. Illustrated from photographs and engravings. Covers are quite clean and unworn; short tear to fore-edge of title page; pages 65-68 with fraying to edges and some soiling to margins, else a very good copy. Good. Item #16141
Following a brief history of the city are biographical sketches of leading citizens, descriptions of local institutions, amenities, etc. Many reproductions from photographs and engravings of noteworthy buildings. Scarce, OCLC locates only 4 copies. Not in Howes or Sabin.