Item #1348 Life and Times of Washington: Containing a Particular Account of National Principles and Events, and of the Illustrious Men of the Revolution. John Frederick Schroeder.
Life and Times of Washington: Containing a Particular Account of National Principles and Events, and of the Illustrious Men of the Revolution
Life and Times of Washington: Containing a Particular Account of National Principles and Events, and of the Illustrious Men of the Revolution
Life and Times of Washington: Containing a Particular Account of National Principles and Events, and of the Illustrious Men of the Revolution
Life and Times of Washington: Containing a Particular Account of National Principles and Events, and of the Illustrious Men of the Revolution
Life and Times of Washington: Containing a Particular Account of National Principles and Events, and of the Illustrious Men of the Revolution
Life and Times of Washington: Containing a Particular Account of National Principles and Events, and of the Illustrious Men of the Revolution
Biography of George Washington Worthy of a Fine Library

Life and Times of Washington: Containing a Particular Account of National Principles and Events, and of the Illustrious Men of the Revolution

New York: Johnson, Fry, and Company, (1857). First edition. Steel engravings after Alonzo Chappel. Full leather. Tall quartos. 708 and 762 pages. Bound in leather over boards with gilt-stamped titles on black spine labels, marbled endpapers. Moderate overall wear, endpapers show some separation along inner hinges but boards holding securely. Minor foxing and stains scattered inside, including some plates. Prior owner bookplate on preliminary blank leaf in each volume. Very good overall.

Biography of George Washington in two large leather-bound volumes. Originally issued in 46 parts. Printed in double columns, with engraved plates with tissue guards, engraved title pages, and an 8 page facsimile of Thomas Jefferson's draft of the Declaration of Independence. An impressive set.

Ref. SABIN 77983; BAKER 363volume.


Item #1348

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