Cigar Box Labels; Portraits of Life, Mirrors of History. Gerard S. Petrone.

Cigar Box Labels; Portraits of Life, Mirrors of History

Atglen PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd, 1998. Hardcover. 176p., alkaline coated paperstock throughout with profuse color reproductions plus period photos showing manufacturing sites and operators. Large hardbound in laminated pictorial boards and ditto dust jacket, 11.5x8.5 inches. The dj shows faintest edgewear, basically a pristine copy with no ownership or other markings nor any soil. A kind of a reference guide to the pleasant side of latter 19thC English-speaking white culture, much of it involving bicycles and other vehicles. Laid in is a little ad notice from Shiffer Publishing. A Schiffer book for collectors, with values.

Cat.No: 230570
ISBN: 0764304097

Price: $22.00