Manchester. A Brief Record of Its Past and a Picture of Its Present, Including: An Account of Its Settlement and of Its Growth As Town and City; a History of Its Schools, Churches, Societies, Banks, Post-Offices, Newspapers and Manufactures; a Description of It Government, Police and Fire Department, Public Buildings, Library, Water-Works, Cemeteries, Streets, Streams, Railways and Bridges; a Complete List of the Selectmen, Moderators and Clerks of the Town and Members of the Councils, Marshals and Engineers of the City, with the State of the Vote for Mayor at Each Election; the Story of Its Part in the War of the Rebellion with a Complete List of All Its Soldiers Who Went to the War; and Sketches of Its Representative Citizens. With Thirty-Eight Steel and Eighteen Wood Engravings of Its Prominent Men and Buildings.
Manchester: John B. Clarke, 1875. 8vo., pp.463,(iii)adverts,(iv)Business Directory, pictorial green cloth, gilt, b/w plates, with tissue-guards to the steel-engraved plates; bookseller’s blindstamp to front free endpaper (Thomas W. Lane, Manchester), toning to prelims, foxing to tissue-guards, occasional light foxing to margins throughout, some marking to cloth, slight roll to spine, rubbing to extremities, with small spots of wear to corners, and small closed tear to cloth at headband (3mms), a good++ copy.
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Keywords: BRITISH TOPOGRAPHY HISTORY