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Philadelphia in 1830-1: or, A brief account of the various institutions and public objects in the metropolis. : Forming a complete guide for strangers, and a useful compendium for the inhabitants.

Publication:
Philadelphia: : E.L. Carey and A. Hart. Printed by James Kay, Jun. & Co., 1830.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, [1], 14-288 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill., 1 folded map ; 15 cm.
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Other Title:
Brief account of the various institutions and public objects in the metropolis
Subjects:
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Guidebooks.
Philadelphia -- Description and travel.
Form/Genre:
Guidebooks -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Publishers' catalogs.
Notes:
Frontispiece "Engd. by C.G. Childs from a picture by T. Doughty." Map "by F. Drayton."
Folded map, partly colored by hand has title: Plan of the city of Philadelphia, compiled ... by F. Drayton. [Philadelphia] E.L. Carey & A. Hart, 1830.
Copyright Aug. 9, 1830 by E.L. Carey and A. Hart.
"Valuable works for sale by E.L. Carey and A. Hart ..."--p. [285]-288.
Local notes:
Athenaeum copy: Title is held at Carpenters' Hall in the Library of the Carpenters' Company of the City and County of Philadelphia. Access to the books is restricted and available to researchers only by permission requested in advance.
Athenaeum copy: Carpenters' Company copy has accession number 550; first recorded in 1840 Carpenters' Company Library inventory as no. 157.
Cited in:
Checklist Amer. imprints 3041
Contributor:
Carpenters' Company Library Collection (Athenaeum of Philadelphia)
Carey & Hart. , Publisher
James Kay, Jun. & Co. , Printer
Doughty, Thomas, 1793-1856. ,
Childs, Cephas Grier, 1793-1871. , Engraver
OCLC:
235466351