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Very Good-; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 302 pages, plus ad section; bound in brown cloth with beveled edges; elaborate gilt & black stamping. Well-illustrated. Crisp two page map of Boston designed expressly for the Hoosac Tunnel Route. Deatailed compendium describing streets, bridges, railroads, steamships, wharves, hotels, restaurants, government buildings, libraries, musical societies, scientific institutions,publishers, printers, bookstores, churches, charitable organizations, homes and asylums, playhouses, secret societies, insurance companies, banks, trade exchanges, merchants, and manufacturers. Clean cover with fraying & wear to card at bottom corners; shallow chipping at spine ends. Gilt bright & intact. Firm binding, seam at front end paper showing some wear. Interior overall clean, a few spots of soil; no names or markings in text. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care.