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Weeks, J. W.

ANNUAL CITY DIRECTORY OF THE INHABITANTS, BUSINESS FIRMS, OF DETROIT FOR 1873-74.

J. W. Weeks & Co: Detroit 1873. Illus incl fold-out city map, 9 x 6", leather backed printed boards, 629pp, covers worn, soiled, abraded, stained, leather spine well worn & missing sm pieces & lower half detached but present, corners & extremities worn, inner front hinge cracked, loose signatures, map is torn & repaired with old cello tape & has a few edge tears, light smudging/soiling/staining, spotting on page edges, pencil name inside cover & ink name & date (1882) on lower map margin. Former owner is N or NJ Schorn, and he has put checkmark next to name in directory, else contents amazingly clean. Inside is form from Detroit Evening News filled-in in pencil & signed by manager, form creased with edge tears & missing corner. Lots of neat ads in directory: Ferry Seeds, Detroit Stove Works, Park Davis, Newcomb Endicott, etc. also Calvert Litho ads. Map scarce.


Book Id: 96-2207

Price: $350.00

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