The Great metropolis: or New-York almanac, for 1850 ; Published annually. : Sixth publication

New York: H. Wilson, 1849. Hardcover. 12mo in blind-stamped and gilt-titled & emblemed cloth-backed boards; ii-xii, 141, 27, [1], xiii-xxv p. : ill., adverts.; 15 cm. Mutli-folding b&w (a few red lines) map at front; sveral b&w chiefly architectural illustrations throughout. Book is in very good to very good+ condition; folding map is in poor condition, lacking right-most panels (approx. 25% of entire map missing). Item #85488

A combination almanac, street directory, and guidebook, with illustrated advertisements to front and rear. Lining papers included in pagination. Engravings on p. 58 and 63 are signed Wade, del. Those on p. 60, 61, and 74 are signed Howlands or Howlands Sc. Those on p. 64, 67, 69, 72, 76 and 80 are signed Howland or Howland Sc. That on p. 85 is [block] signed Strong.|| Streets -- New York (State) -- New York. Streets. Directories. Guidebooks. Registers (Lists) Relief prints. Almanacs -- New York (State) -- 1850. Guidebooks -- New York (State) -- New York. Geographic: New York (N.Y.) -- Directories. New York (N.Y.) -- Registers. New York (N.Y.) -- Guidebooks. New York (State) -- New York.

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