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.
Place Published: Bridgeport
Publisher: Acme Publishing & Engraving Co.
Date Published: 1889
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 16141
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.
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.