Fisher, H.B. Piloting Directory to New York City Harbor. Philadelphia: self-produced and copyrighted by H.B. Fisher, 1939. 40 leaves Fine condition.
Typed, Offset production, printed on one side only. Contains 8 MAPS. The maps are all offset and colored by hand. Binding: cloth binding with hand printed cover label. THIS IS THE COPYRIGHT DEPOSIT COPY sent by the author to partially fulfill the requirements of securing an American copyright. Contents: fine little production, in fine condition.
Provenance: ex-library, U.S. Library of Congress. This book was part of a very large collection of 90,000 pamphlets that we bought of the U.S. Library of Congress. Known simply as the "Pamphlet Collection" (as many of the pamphlets are identified in a distinctive and tiny 3mm rubber stamp), this pamphlet bears the "Surplus 1. Library of Congress" 30x50mm rubber stamp on the back cover, the stamp being half faded away. There is a tiny "LC" perforated stamp on the half-title page. There is also a Library of Congress Copyright Deposit bookplate on the front paste down. $500.00