Washington, DC: Franck Taylor, 1837. First Edition. Octavo, 310 pages; Fair; ex library copy with stamp and numeric code on the title page; quarter bound in green cloth, paneled spine has gilt lettering; binding has significant wear, with severe detachment of both the front and back boards, has creasing and damage along the spine, on the front and back cover, and along all edge, has chipping and fraying on the top and bottom of the spine and on the fore edge corners, has scratch marks and heavy rubbing and discoloration throughout; pages have age toning, have tearing and crinkling in several locations, have moderate detachment in several locations, have minor blotching, have dust build up along the top edges; contains a fold out map; shelved case 9 3/4. 1 preliminary leaf, [v]-xii, 310 pages : frontispiece, folded map, plans.
Shelved Dupont Bookstore
This volume contains historical information on a multitude of significant locations, buildings, and organizations in the city of Washington, and includes a map of the city.