first edition Hardcover
1892 · Chicago
by McGovern, John (editor); Halligan, Jewell (general manager)
Chicago: The Illustrated World's Fair Publishing Co, 1892. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. Folio. Pages 381-736 pages. Issues December, 1892 to December, 1893. No outer title page or index page if issued. Black cloth covered boards with leather corners and spine. Leather is dry, cracked and chipped on the spine. Leather is rubbed on the corners. The cloth is shelf worn. Light foxing to the front and rear end sheets. The interior contents are clean. Front and rear hinges are in good condition. Contents include 12 issues covering virtualy all aspects of the World's fair in Chicago. Illustrated with numerous photographs, some two pages, of the consturctioion, buildings, people, exhibits, personalities, advertisements, etc. Also includes a photograph of the Ferris Wheel.
(Inventory #: 17980)