New York & London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1925. First edition. Hardcover. Octavo, original blue cloth with gilt title and ornament; vi, 283 pp.; frontispiece and 20 full-page illustrations. Slight darkening to endpapers from dustjacket, else fine in very good jacket. Very good / very good. Item #21113
A history of New York City's old Waldorf-Astoria, the luxury hotel built in 1893 and demolished in 1929 to accomodate the construction of the Empire State Building.