St. Augustine, FL: 1873. Black lettered blue-green paperwraps. 8vo.; 31pp., (1), plus 6pp. of ads bound in on salmon colored paper. Hotel ads printed on inside of front wrap, and on both sides of rear wrap. One page roughly opened, with some loss to lower page margins of two pages (not affecting text). Small triangular chip to rear wrapper; a bit of edgewear. A promotional brochure. Very good. Item #44941
The author was editor and proprietor of the "Florida Press." Included is information on the history of St. Augustine, the advantages of its climate, etc. Illustrations of model designs for houses are included, along with descriptions and building costs.