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King's Pocket-Book Of Cincinnati John Shillito & Co.

King's Pocket-Book Of Cincinnati

John Shillito & Co.

6 1/2" x 4 1/2" yellow pictorial wrappers with a view of their building on the back cover. 96 pp., advertisements, double-column text. Descriptions of everything in town, compliments of Cincinnati's first department store, John Shillito & Co. Includes information on churches, schools, libraries, various physicians, hotels, various companies, parks, points of interest, distilleries, retirement homes, etc. Advertisements for their lace, embroidery, shawl, cloaks, silks, dry goods and carpets, hosiery, notions, woolens, dresses, linens, upholstery, etc. Light soiling to wrappers and minor wear to the extremities and spine ends. Very good. A very interesting and very informative item.

Inventory Number: 36905

$225.00