Brooklyn, New York: The Brooklyn Daily Eagle, 1898. Second Edition. Softcover. Card covers, Sewn Binding, 572 pp. Measuring 9" x 6" x 3/4". Large Color Street Map folded and laid in, and color Bicycle Map of Long Island.
Incredibly chock full of every sort of information one might want to, well, to write a novel about New York set at the conclusion of the 19th century. Or just for the pleasurable consumption of fascinating factoids, comparisons of the madnesses then, with the MADNESSES now, and the absorption of minutiae, useful or less so, &c. &c. Very Good. Item #84893
Almanac with Moon Phases,Borough boundaries, Gazetteer of Suburban New York, Weather Signals; Churches; Fire Companies; Fish, Game and Forest Laws of New York; Turf, Yachting, Rowing; Bowling; Whist; Boxing; Football; Golf; Chess; Cycling; Cricket; Polo; Records; Canoe Clubs; Postal Regulations; Parks, Drives & Statues; Steamship Lines; Secret and Benefit Associations; Public Schools; Literary and Dramatic Societies and Associations; Charitable Societies; Industrial Schools; Mayors; Synagogues; Churches; Municipal Government; Police Statistics; Railroads; Financial Institutions; Debts; State Government; U.S. Government; Immigrants admitted; Holidays; Naval ships; Pensioners; Budgets; Local Necrology, New York Theaters, Business Directory. Plus INDEX.