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ATLANTIC CITY, THE GEM OF THE COAST.;  [cover title]: 30th Annual Session of the Imperial Council, A.A.O.N.M.S.,Lu Lu Temple, Oasis of Philadelphia, Atlantic City, N.J., July 13th and 14th, 1904 by  Atlantic City New Jersey - First Edition - 1902 - from R & A Petrilla, ABAA, IOBA (SKU: 036825)

ATLANTIC CITY, THE GEM OF THE COAST.; [cover title]: 30th Annual Session of the Imperial Council, A.A.O.N.M.S.,Lu Lu Temple, Oasis of Philadelphia, Atlantic City, N.J., July 13th and 14th, 1904

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ATLANTIC CITY, THE GEM OF THE COAST.; [cover title]: 30th Annual Session of the Imperial Council, A.A.O.N.M.S.,Lu Lu Temple, Oasis of Philadelphia, Atlantic City, N.J., July 13th and 14th, 1904

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Philadelphia: J. Howard Avil / Engraved by Phototype Co, 1902. First Edition. Pictorial Paper Covers. Very Good. (92)pp; illus throughout from photographs, many full page. Views include: Panoramic View of Ocean Front (double-page); The Boardwalk South from the Casino; Young's Hotel; Boardwalk and Beach at Low Tide; Atlantic Avenue; Lu Lu Temple Band; Sunday Morning on the Boardwalk; Steel Pier; Pacific Avenue; candid photos of bathers; U.S. Life Saving Station; Pavilion and Pier at the Inlet; Hotel Senate; Virginia Avenue; Railroad Station; Ferry Houses; Boardwalk from The Dunlop; &c. Includes many hotel ads, some illustrated. Spine ends peeled, small corner chipped from cover, else clean and tight. 7.75" x 10" Avil's 1902 viewbook appears here within the programme for the annual meeting of the Order of the Mystic Shrine. Introductory text (13pp) by William Ross updates Mystic Shrine activities, including portraits of leaders. [WorldCat does not record this convention issue, and finds six holdings of the 40-page viewbook which is here bound in.].

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R & A Petrilla, ABAA, IOBA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
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Title
ATLANTIC CITY, THE GEM OF THE COAST.; [cover title]: 30th Annual Session of the Imperial Council, A.A.O.N.M.S.,Lu Lu Temple, Oasis of Philadelphia, Atlantic City, N.J., July 13th and 14th, 1904
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New Jersey, Atlantic City
Format/binding
Pictorial Paper Covers
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
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Edition
First Edition
Publisher
J. Howard Avil / Engraved by Phototype Co
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Date published
1902
Keywords
travel; viewbooks; atlantic city, new jersey; seashore; beaches; shriners; architecture; photographs
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