Auction 150, Lot 239

"Picturesque Maine", Sweetser, M. F.

Subject: Maine

Period: 1880 (published)


Color: Black & White

7 x 8.9 inches
17.8 x 22.6 cm

This complete 65-page volume contains works on many well-known places in Maine including Portland, Bangor, Augusta, Moosehead Lake and the Rangeley Lakes. Includes 17 attractive plates interspersed within the text depicting the areas being described. Published by the Chisholm Brothers in Portland.


Condition: B+

Text and plates are lightly toned with a small damp stain in the last 10 pages, just entering the image of two plates. Front hinge is starting, the edges are bumped, and the front cover has a small stain.

Estimate: $100 - $130

Sold for: $60

Closed on 9/17/2014