Syracuse: Hamilton Child, 1870. Hardcover. Business directory for upstate county with many wonderful illustrated advertisements, including at the front end paper, Walter A. Wood's (Hoosick Falls NY), self raking reaper and mower, which won awards at the Paris 1867 Exposition, and "Cancers Cured! or No Charge, Dr. Kingsley of Rome, NY".
8vo, 349pp, folding map frontis of Rensselaer County, sml. corner missing. Orig. brown & gilt blind stamped cloth, spine somewhat sunned & cracking in hinge, good overall. Many local ads & information about locals & business, much on Troy, NY. OCLC: 1745290. Good + overall. Item #7778