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King's Views of New York Stock Exchange 1897 - 1898 - Excellent Rare Condition
King's Views of New York Stock Exchange 1897 - 1898 (RARE)
King's Views of New York Stock Exchange 1897 - 1898 (RARE)

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Our Price: $1,495.00
Sale Price: $1,250.00
Vintage Collection

Product Code: V1017-5

This stunning and rare book from 1898 was published by Moses King who celebrated the City of New York and the New York Stock Exchange with a photographic survey to document their history, beauty and chronicle their superiority in business and culture. This rare first edition contains over 1061 portraits and illustrations ranging from the previous Presidents of the Exchange to amazing shots of the original NYSE floor. It contains hundreds of photos of stock exchange members, many of who are still recognizable today as firm founders such as J.P. Morgan (J. Piermont Morgan) and Sigmund Lehman (Lehman Brothers).

The illustrations and photographs are extensive and amazing. From an illustration of Trinity Church in 1789, the corner of Wall Street and Broad Street with horse drawn wagons out front, to amazing photos of prominent buildings throughout New York as well as the Exchange itself. Simply stunning. A rare piece of Wall Street history. Oversized book.

We've had several copies of this book over the years. This is by far, the nicest copy we have found.

King's View of New York Stock Exchange - RARE
  • Published by Moses King 1898
  • Printed by Chasmar-Wichell Press NY
  • Oversized Book 15" x 10.25"; 96 pp
  • Green cloth binding, embossed in green and gold.
  • Condition: As pictured; This is the nicest condition we have ever found this book in. The binding is intact (which it almost never is as they tend to crack). Minimal toning and little to no foxing. Pages are clean and crisp. Typical wear to outer cover. This is a fantastic copy.