Sale 167 Lot 230
Historical Sketch Book and Guide to New Orleans. New York: Will H. Coleman, 1885.
Original grey paper boards lettered in black. First edition, first issue, with frontispiece, fold-out map with Straub imprint, and 13 plates depicting scenes of New Orleans. One of 500 copies printed with "D. H. Holmes" to the wrap. 1-inch tear to map and split slightly at the folds; wraps split at top and bottom portion of the upper hinge; light toning to wraps; first four pp. starting; map laid in.
Estimate $ 300-500
Property from the Private Library of Dr. Simon G. Stein II, Muscatine, Iowa