1898 · New York
by REYNOLDS, Charles B(ingham)
New York: Foster & Reynolds, 1898. Later edition. Octavo (21cm); gilt-stamped dark blue publisher's cloth; 177pp, frontis., 16 plates, fold-out map. Minor soiling, wear, small abrasion to spine; pages toning at margins; split in gutter on pg. 33; front pastedown, ffep, front blank, and title page have ownership and gift inscriptions. Very Good overall, complete.
One of many Standard Guides published by Foster & Reynolds, this is a tourist guide to our nation's capital, listing practical information on monuments, museums, landmarks, federal offices, and other points of interest for visitors. With maps and visiting hours (contemporary to the late 1890s). 120 b/w text-illustrations throughout. (Inventory #: 46567)