1899. Item #68596
TUCKER, Thomas W. BANNISTERS LANE, 1708-1899; being sundry remarks, some historical amd all new and interesting on Bannisters Lane, now named Winter Street, and the district thereabout. Boston: Shepard, Norwell & Co., 1909. 46 pp., with 4 plates inserted. 24mo., paper wrappers, upper wrapper printed in red and black. Arranged and printed at The Cheltenham Press, New York City: title page printed in black and red; text is printed in black, with a running title at the top of most pages and some initial captitals printed in red. Internally clean. Wrappers show moderate soiling over all and shallow edge-chipping, with front wrapper detached. The text comprises a brief overview of the physical changes and renaming of streets which accompanied the reclamation of land and the creation of the Back Bay section of Boston, Massachusetts. A good copy.