New York: Virtue and Company, (1860). First Edition. Black & white engravings. 3/4 leather. Quarto. over 2100 pages. Near Fine. Bound in pebbled cloth over boards with leather spines and fore corners, marbled endpapers. Spines have 5 raised bands and are titled in gilt. Some light scuffs to joints and extremities. Hinges sound, very solid set overall.
Monumental illustrated biography of Washington, originally planned and partially written by Rufus W. Griswold. Complete in 3 handsome volumes.