Views of Portland and Vicinity.
Portland, ME: Chilholm Bros. nd. [circa 1880]. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. An impaired, but rather uncommon collection of early images (near-photographic illustrations) of Portland, ME and its surroundings (buildings, monuments, parks, street settings, etc.). Fair+ [Images Near Fine]. No DJ as Issued. Item #4373 Light shelf/edge wear, light rubbing to front board, spine reinforced with Japanese mending paper, textblock hinge repaired at hinge, else bright and unmarred. Blue paper boards, gilt lettering, in blind decorative elements, pictorial endpages. Oblong 12mo. 14pp. Illus. (b/w plates).