European Resort Directory of the Brooklyn Daily Eagle May, 1911 Brooklynites Travel
(Americana - Brooklyn - Travel - European Resorts)

Brooklyn, N.Y.: Brooklyn Daily Eagle, 1911. F 64 pages; illustrated with views of European destinations; and noting that "...American travelers in Europe are cordially invited to make the Eagle Paris or London Bureaus their headquarters while abroad. Efficient and willing clerks are ready to render them any assistance..."; giving extensive information on each of these locations; including individual country listings for: Austria-Hungary, Belgium, England, France, Germany, Greece, Holland, Ireland, Italy, Portugal, Scotland, Spain, Switzerland, Wales and with a page also on Egypt; listing the railway time tables, where the Eagle could be purchased in foreign countries, "An Automobilist's Catechism"; Transatlantic passenger steamers from New York, with some ship details; the information lists town, name of house or hotel, number of rooms, name of proprietor, rates, season; with a few illustrated advertisements for resorts and travel-related necessaries; approx. 5 3/4" x 8 3/4" size; bound in the original printed & illustrated stapled paper wraps; some edge wear and back cover corner chipped away; a light paper stock; in good condition; interesting early 20th century European resort and leisure guide ephemera, with much information regarding amenities, directly targeting the Brooklyn native's interests. Good Paperback (Item ID: 22261)


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