ILLUSTRATED REVIEW OF BRIDGEPORT, CONNECTICUT: Historical, Biographical, Commercial. A Record of the Development of the City and its Progress in Commerce, Manufactures, Revenue and Municipal Life, with Sketches of its Leading Officials, Professional and Business Men. Acme Publishing, Engraving Co.

ILLUSTRATED REVIEW OF BRIDGEPORT, CONNECTICUT: Historical, Biographical, Commercial. A Record of the Development of the City and its Progress in Commerce, Manufactures, Revenue and Municipal Life, with Sketches of its Leading Officials, Professional and Business Men.

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.

Price: $150.00

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