8vo. original leather backed printed paper-covered boards. 108 pages. B1-471. The second Wilmington directory. Includes an alphabetical list of city residents, listings of businesses, and the following advertisements: Henry Moore, Cheap Books and Stationery, 61 Market St. (p.96); the Wilmington Library Co. (p.109); John B. Porter, Books, 97 Market St. (p.121); Delaware State Journal, Porter & Naft, Printers, 97 Shipley and 27 Market St. (p.123); News and Periodical office, James B. Shields, John Toy, Fourth St. between Market and King (p.141); Office of the Blue Hen's Chicken and Delaware Democratic Whig, Wm. T. Jeandell and Francis Vincent, South east corner of Market and Front St. (p.142); Wilson & Heald, Booksellers, Stationers, 107 Market St. (p.147); The Delaware Gazette, Johnson & Bosee, Temperance Hall Buildings, East Fourth St. (p.150); and an ad for Lewis Wilson, Bookbinder, 12 East Fourth St as the back cover of the book. Engraved frontispiece. Spine mostly lacking, covers soiled. Covers separating. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown. Frontispiece separated. Tanning and some foxing. original leather backed printed paper-covered boards. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: WILMINGTON DIRECTORY, FOR THE YEAR 1845, ...
Publisher: Lewis Wilson
Publication Date: 1845
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