The Attractions of New Haven, Connecticut: a guide to the city. With map and illustrations. [Bound with:] STURGIS, Russell, Jr. Manual of the Jarves Collection of early Italian pictures, deposited in the galleries of the Yale School of Fine Arts. Being a catalogue, with descriptions of the pictures contained in that collection, with biographical notices of artists and an introductory essay, the whole forming a brief guide to the study of early Christian art. (Frontispiece folding timeline of italian art. 116 pp. 12mo, New Haven: Yale College, 1868). New Haven Connnecticut, Samuel H. Elliott.

The Attractions of New Haven, Connecticut: a guide to the city. With map and illustrations. [Bound with:] STURGIS, Russell, Jr. Manual of the Jarves Collection of early Italian pictures, deposited in the galleries of the Yale School of Fine Arts. Being a catalogue, with descriptions of the pictures contained in that collection, with biographical notices of artists and an introductory essay, the whole forming a brief guide to the study of early Christian art. (Frontispiece folding timeline of italian art. 116 pp. 12mo, New Haven: Yale College, 1868).

New York: N. Tibbals & Co, 1869.

First editions. Folding map of New Haven, double-page lithograph frontispiece, and 2 plates. [4], 141, [1] pp. 1 vols. 16mo (5-5/6 x 3-3/4 in.). Three quarter olive-green morocco and marbled paper boards, matching endpapers. Fine copy, from the library of J.B. VOORHEES, of Brooklyn Item #217483

Two very scarce and important texts relating to New Haven and Yale, bound together, and in superb condtion. The Sturgis catalogue of the Jarves collection (one of the most important and influential collectors of his day) is the first book by the young architect and art critic, describing the contents if the collection three years before it was acquired by Yale in 1871; it is extra-illustrated with the insertion of 2 tinted lithographed plates.

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