Author:Central Park (New York, N.Y.) Board of Commissioners [Alfred Wagstaff] Andrew H. Green,

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Third annual report of the Board of Commissioners of the Central Park, January 1860

By: Central Park (New York, N.Y.) Board of Commissioners [Alfred Wagstaff] Andrew H. Green,

Price: $1,700.00

Publisher: New York, William C. Bryant & Co.: 1860

Seller ID: 3096

Condition: Very Good


New York: William C. Bryant & Co.. Very Good. 1860. Fourteen plates including frontis and large (34 x 8.5 inch) folding hand-colored map of park. Prospect Park plate trimmed to print line and mounted to blank verso of page 65. Quarter leather; marbled paper boards, gilt ruling and titling; boards detached, occasional foxing. Personal copy of Arthur Wagstaff with his signature in pencil and ink to front fly. Wagstaff replaced J.P. Haines as the head of the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals in 1906 following a revolt by members over Haines' autocratic rule. Colo... View more info