New York. W. H. B. Smythe. 1872.
Booklet, single page black and white maps, black and white ads, 64pp, 7 1/2 x 3 3/4 inches, gilt lettered cloth covered stiff wrappers (softbound). Light wear to cover extremities with chip to tail of spine, in all other respects near fine condition. "Our publication is intended for the especial use of Merchants, visiting or ordering Goods from New York..." A comprehensive index to hardware businesses in 1879 New York, with much else of interest to the visiting merchant. The contents include Business Houses Classified under Business Headings; Business Houses arranged Alphabetically; Art Galleries, Libraries and Colleges; Theatres and Places of Amusement; City Railroad routes; Ferries; Steamships; etc. The Business Headings include Agriculture Implements; Builders' Harware, Carriage Materials; Railroad Supplies; Upholstery Goods and Trimmings. Many blank pages at rear for notations. Item #44296