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Title New York and Its Environs.
Object Name Book
Catalog Number 2012.004.0007
Collection Hoboken Map & Guide Collection
Credit Museum Collections.
Author Kobbé, Gustav
Summary New York and Its Environs. By Gustav Kobbé. NY: Harper & Brothers, [1891]. Small 8vo cloth. pp. 282, illustrations, maps.

A guide book that is almost entirely about New York City. Kobbe was best known as a music critic and author about opera, musicians and actors/actresses.

Hoboken is only mentioned in passing with regard to ferries. Of the four fold-out maps, only one has Hoboken. Color map opposite page 264, Vicinity of New York (11-1/8" wide x 14-3/4" high), shows Hoboken with a generic street grid.

Not a first printing.
Publisher Harper & Brothers
Published Place New York
Published Date 1891
Copy# 0
Physical Description Small 8vo cloth
Year Range from 1891
Year Range to 1891
Caption front cover
Imagefile 160\20120040007.TIF
Classification Ferry