Philadelphia

LIPPINCOTT, Horace. and OAKLEY, Thomas.
Philadelphia: Macrae Smith, (1926). Illustrated.
First edition. Inscribed by Thornton Oakley, signed by M. W. Rauch (his art student).
Octavo, boards, cloth spine. Covers lightly browned and dust soiled with a few small stains on rear, corners and edges lightly rubbed with light insect damage, top edge stained, else fine.

Endpapers are sketch map of the city of Philadelphia with table of places of interest. Chapters include the founding of the city, early government, first roads and taverns, churches and playhouses, commons and parks, the Carpenter's Company, the Wistar parties, medical and scientific institutions, the first university, clubs, ships and shipping, and some old houses.

Price: $90.00
SKU: 41084
Online Credit Card Processing