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Visual display of the Peculiarities of American cities

  1. Front
  2. Back
  3. Spine
  4. End paper

Peculiarities of American cities

  • 1885
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Hubbard Brothers
  • Red diagonal-fine-rib-grain cloth. Gold and black stamping on front. Gold stamping on spine. Blind stamping on back. Beveled boards. Endpapers printed with green floral pattern, star-shaped. See also 01847.
  • Book topics: Cities and towns--United States; Cities and towns--Canada; United States--Description and travel; Canada--Description and travel.

Publication Details

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Hubbard Brothers
Description of Original
Height: 20 cm.; Width: 14 cm.; Depth: 4 cm.
Architecture — Bridges
Architecture — Cities
Architecture — Urban
Architecture — Religious
Books — Home study/Reading
Decoration/Ornament — Corner pieces
Decoration/Ornament — Lines
Decoration/Ornament — Lines
Decoration/Ornament — Arabesque
Decoration/Ornament — Borders — Lines
Decoration/Ornament — Cartouche/Emblem
Decoration/Ornament — Diagonal/Zone
Decoration/Ornament — Banners
Decoration/Ornament — Leaves
People — Men
People — Women
Religious — Buildings
Symbols — Patriotic — Flag shields
Transportation — Animals — Carriages/Carts/Wagons
Book-cloth — Color — Red
Book-cloth — Grain pattern — Rib
Bookbinding — Techniques — Gold stamping
Bookbinding — Techniques — Black stamping
Bookbinding — Techniques — Blind stamping
Bookbinding — Techniques — Beveled boards/Beveled edges
Endpapers — Patterned
Endpapers — Color — Green
United States
Location of Original
University of Alabama Libraries. W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, Wade Hall Collection for Southern History and Culture. : E168 .G553
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