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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