The Columbian World's Fair Atlas
Place Published: Aurora, IL.
Publisher: Strouss & Jacobs, Clothiers
Date Published: Circa 1893
Book Id: 24526
192pp. Folio [35 cm] Black cloth covered boards with a faded gilt stamped title on the front cover. Good only. The covers are subtly moisture stained and rubbed. The underlying boards are exposed along the edges, and there are a couple of small abraded patches on the front cover, also exposing the underlying boards. There are 1/2 inch losses from the cloth at the ends of the spine. The front joint of the spine has a 4 inch long split in the cloth, along with a very tiny split in the cloth. The front board is just beginning to detach. There is a 5 inch long stain on the spine. There are small labels from the publisher on the pastedowns. The rear endsheet is split along the hinge. There is a large stain on the bottom edge of the rear pastedown.Extra charges apply on this item due to weight.
The site for the Columbian World's Fair was Jackson Park and Midway Plaisance in the southeastern part of Chicago.