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Description

Title:
The Post Office Annual Directory for 1840-41
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 011243

Author: Unknown
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Letter-Carriers of the Post-Office
Place: Glasgow
Year: 1840
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: Fair Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 12mo
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 12mo. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, bar wear to spine ends and corners. Cover title Post-Office Glasgow Directory, 1840-41. Green cloth spine and green paper over boards, front paste down title label, 2 title pages with nice engraving on first title page of post office and horse and carriage, (ii), 376 pages 152 pages (Appendix List of the Magistrates, Town Council, & c. of Glasgow and advertisements, some illustrated), [2 leaves engraved advertisements, 2 leaves advertisements]. Corners and spine ends bumped and worn, covers stained, text block edges soiled, hinge cracked at Table of Contents, some random soil from handling mostly in blank margins,damp stains and foxing on two engraved leaves at end. Full title: The Post-Office Glasgow Annual Directory for 1840-41: Containing an Alphabetical List of the Merchants, Traders, Manufacturers, and Principal Inhabitants, with a Second List of the Names of Merchants, Manufacturers and Traders, in the City and Suburbs, Classed and Arranged Under Each Distinct Head of Trade or Profession; Also, A Street Directory and an Appendix. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 13 oz. Category: Genealogy & Local History; Reference. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 011243.