The Magic City: A Massive Portfolio of Original Photographic Views of the Great World's Fair and Its Treasures of Art, Including a Vivid Representation of the Famous Midway Plaisance (Chicago World's Fair, Columbian Exposition)

By: Buel, J.W.

Price: $65.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


1st ed., 4to [14”x11”], red cloth, blind stamped décor, gilt title. 300 sepia toned photographic images of the Chicago World's Fair; architecture, artworks, people, and its treasures, “including a vivid representation of the famous Midway Plaisance. ##### CONDITION: Good; a clean tight copy overall. Corners and spine ends very lightly rubbed; lightly cocked; front hinge cracked. Text block and photos very good with no noticeable damage. Contemporary presentation ink stamp of a Sacramento CA grocery store on front pastedown.

Title: The Magic City: A Massive Portfolio of Original Photographic Views of the Great World's Fair and Its Treasures of Art, Including a Vivid Representation of the Famous Midway Plaisance (Chicago World's Fair, Columbian Exposition)

Author Name: Buel, J.W.

Categories: Photography, Fairs and Expositions,

Edition: 1st ed.

Publisher: Saint Louis, Mo., Philadelphia, Pa, Historical Publishing Company: 1894

Binding: Red cloth, blind-stamped

Book Condition: Good

Size: 4to

Item: 5.00 lbs

Seller ID: cs201116b

Keywords: architecture, buildings, fairs, expositions, art, photographs, viewbooks