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CHICAGO. Martin (J.F.) Martin's World Fair Album-Atlas and Family Souvenir.  Containing artistic half-tone illustrations of the World's Fair Palaces, and many of Chigago's mammoth buildings that are the marvel of the age; likewise of the civil and military Dedication parades. A Historical review of the States and Nations, with tinted maps, forms an interesting feature of the work. A brief sketch of former world's fairs; discourses on the life of Colombus; manners, customs, and religion of the American Indian; Chicago's early history; Chicago in flames; Chicago to-day; etc., etc. In short the work is a perfect encyclopedia of authentic, useful, very interesting and carefullyselected information, C.Ropp & Sons, Chicago, 1892
maps, numerous plates and illusts. original oblong cloth, aeg,

Stock ref: 13052