European Resort Directory of the Brooklyn Daily Eagle May, 1910
(Americana - Brooklyn - Travel - European Resorts)

Brooklyn, N.Y.: Brooklyn Daily Eagle, 1910. F 48 pages; illustrated with a few views of European destinations; and noting that "...Americans generally find it somewhat difficult to obtain accurate information about the route over which they expect to travel on any tour through European resorts. The Brooklyn Daily Eagle, realizing it, has endeavored in this supplement to furnish all the necessary pointers..."; giving extensive information on each of these locations; including individual country listings for: Austria-Hungary, Denmark, Norway, Sweden (small sections on these three Scandinavian countries), Belgium, England, France, Germany, Greece, Holland, Ireland, Italy, Portugal, Scotland, Spain, Switzerland, Wales and with information on Egypt, also bits on Sicily, Russia, Servia and Bulgaria, Algeria and Tunis, India; listing the railway time tables, where the Eagle could be purchased in foreign countries, 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. 8 3/4" x 12" size; bound in the original printed & illustrated stapled paper wraps; some edge wear and chipping to covers, darkening; 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: 22262)

$45.00

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