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Very Good; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Waterbury, CT; 582 pages, plus corrections, bound in brown leather, gilt borders rules, lettering; marbled endpapers. Engravings inc, frontis View of the City of Waterbury, portraits, other views such as the Works of Waterbury Brass Company , Scovill Manufacturing Co., Brown and Brothers, Holmes, Booth and Hayden. Two maps: Old Township of Waterbury and The Village of Mattatuck. Good to Very Good book. This copy is an ex-library with library marking limited solely to red seal on front endpaper. Rear card pocket has been neatly removed with modest scuff near bottom edge of endpaper. The original text has been rebound in contemporary calf as described. Binding is quite tight, cover clean, bright, very light rubbing on edges. Pages show some toning, light finger soil. The frontis shows a damp-stain with wide 'tidemark'. Top margin of many pages as well as top edge of text block dust soiled, browned. Occasional soil in gutters. Maps are intact, generally clean, some rippling. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.
Title: The History of Waterbury, Connecticut: The Original Township Embracing Present Watertown and Plymouth and Parts of Oxford, Wolcott, Middlebury, Prospect and Naugatuck : With an Appendix of Biography, Genealogy and Statistics
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: Bronson Brothers: 1858
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Seller ID: 28042