The Eagle and Brooklyn: The Record of the Progress of the Brooklyn Daily Eagle together with the History of the City of Brooklyn
Brooklyn: Daily Eagle, 1893. The Brooklyn Daily Eagle, published from 1841 to 1955, was the newspaper of record for the City of Brooklyn, and after 1898 for the Borough of Brooklyn. In a project begun at the paper’s 50th anniversary, it produced this compendious history of the newspaper and Brooklyn itself. With its wealth of illustrations and detail, this massive book is a resource for anyone with an interest in that borough. First edition. 33 cm; 1195 pp.;nearly thirteen hundred illustrations. Rebound in buckram with handmade marbleized endpapers, a.e.g., with an index, and with a long relevant newspaper article laid in, very good. Item #012687
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