1886. Item #89785
THE WOONSOCKET DIRECTORY 1886-87; CONTAINING A GENERAL DIRECTORY OF THE CITIZENS, A BUSINESS DIRECTORY, RECORD OF ITS TOWN GOVERNMENT, ITS INSTITUTIONS, SOCIETIES, CORPORATIONS, ETC., ETC. Providence, RI: E. S. Metcalf & Co., 1886. 256 pp. + folding map, color, 20.5 x 28 inches. 8vo., quarter gilt black cloth, paper covered boards printed with advertisements in red and black. Map published by J. C. Thompson, Providence. Rear cover paper chipped, some loss. Spine worn at head and tail, shaken. Some advertising pages tinted yellow. Map detached, laid in,two closed tears (each about 4 inches) on panel that joined text, no loss. Printed in black with areas in yellow, green and pink. Many ads illustrated with wood engravings. Scarce.