The Delaware Water Gap: Its Scenery, Its Legends, and Its Early History
[19th Century Travel Guide]

By: Brodhead, Luke Wills

Price: $175.00

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Book Condition: Very Good, minus


19th century travel guide penned by a manager of the Kittatinny House resort hotel, during it's heyday. It was under L.W. Brodhead's care that the resort expanded to accommodate 250 guests from the original 25.


At the time of publishing, there were about a half dozen resort hotels to which the affluent from New York and Philadelphia could retreat for the season.


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Corners rubbed.

Title: The Delaware Water Gap: Its Scenery, Its Legends, and Its Early History
[19th Century Travel Guide]

Author Name: Brodhead, Luke Wills

Illustrator: Color Chromolithograph frontispiece.by Jesse A Graves.

Categories: 19th CENTURY: Literature and Works, A. TRAVEL, GEOGRAPHY & EXPLORATION, Travel Guides, Mid Atlantic,

Edition: 2nd edition. [first 1867]

Publisher: Philadelphia: , Sherman & Co., Printers,: 1870.

Binding: Hardcover.

Book Condition: Very Good, minus

Size: 12mo; xii, [13] - 276 pp.

lb: 3.00 lb

Seller ID: 009265

Keywords: Delaware Water Gap New Jersey and Pennsylvania; Travel Guide; Kittatinny House - Hotel; ,