Worcester: American Antiquarian Society, 1961. 8vo, original blue cloth, gilt. 389, (1) pages. Slight wear at cover edges; small tear at top of spine; near fine. Item #6843
One of the core references for printed Americana, being a comprehensive listing of over 1600 American directories published through 1860. In addition to providing much of interest to historians and social scientists, early directories are frequently used by numismatic researchers to trace the locations and ownership of businesses that issued tokens and other numismatica.