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"New York Views No. 2," late 19th century panoramic foldout with views of New York City, promotional item issued by the "The Joseph Biechele Soap Co." of Canton, Ohio.

Joseph Biechele Soap Co: Canton nd (late 19th c 9 x 5.5, blue boards with black and gilt decoration and lettering, 14 pages, panoramic views are 8.5 x 5.25 and expand to 8.5 x 52. Covers fair/poor, very well worn, stained, peeling etc., spine is missing pieces, contents have light soiling, creasing, tears along folds else good. Front cover is almost filled with a gilt floral display, a banner trimmed in black reads "New York," near the bottom is stamped "Compliments of The Joseph Biechele Soap Co., Canton, Ohio, Sole Manufacturer of the Celebrated Banner Soap." Back cover has shield with these words "Mail Us 25 Outside Wrappers of Banner Soap and Get This Handsome Souvenir New York Views No. 72 Free. Banner Soap. The Best and Most Durable for Family Use. Made Only By the Biechele Soap Co., Canton, Ohio U.S.A." Some of the lovely scenes: Brooklyn Bridge; New York Harbor; The Battery; City Hall Square and Park Row; The Tombs; Albemarle Hotel & Hoffman House; Astor Library; New York University; Metropolitan Opera House; Fifth Avenue; Broadway; Grand Central Depot; Fountain & Lake, Central Park; St. Patrick's Cathedral.


Book Id: 98-2753

Price: $25.00

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