Souvenir of Newport "The City by the Sea". Newport, R.I: Walter Sharman, 1888 - 1890. Uncertain edition, reference made to a red cover (not brown) online as first edition. Cardboard covers. Condition (Book/DJ): Good / Poor.
One continuous leaf, accordion folded to form 12 leaves containing 16 plates, mounted between boards. Map on rear pastedown.Views include: Old Stone Mill; W.K. Vanderbilt Residence; Yacht Club House; Ocean House; Channing Memorial Church, Unitarian; Casino Views; Newport Private Residences (12 different views); Redwood Library; Lime Rock; Jews Cemetery; Love Lane R.I. Avenue. Embossed brown boards, gilt cover title. Cover and spine are quite worn. Interior is bright and clean. Bookplate of Chester County Historical Society on rear free endpaper.