The Old Merchants of New York City

By: Barrett, Walter (Clerk)

Price: $29.97

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Original 1863 printing not a reprint. Book has been repaired with new spine, endpapers, and original boards with some minor damage to edges of original cover. Fully indexed with many surnames. A fascinating accout of various merchants in New York city containing valuable reference materal, family history references, and historical details. Many details about the various businesses and business interest of specific merchants.The first chapters were originally published in the New York Leader and the "unexpected popularity of the papers, and the constantly increasing demand for back numbers, have induced him to revise them and offer them to the reader in present form." Also contains many accounts of the merchants, their businesses and their families.We provide free delivery tracking on US orders. Scarce original printing.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 472 pages

Book Title: The Old Merchants of New York City

Author Name: Barrett, Walter (Clerk)

Categories: Genealogy,

Edition: First Edition; First Impression

Publisher: New York , NY, Carleton Publishers: 1863

Binding (hardback, paperback, etc.): Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID or SKU: 62180

Keywords: Merchant History Americana Genealogy New York Merchants New York History Trade,