Andrew Jackson 1867 Alexander Walker War of 1812 New Orleans US President BioBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, American History, American Presidents, Andrew Jackson, War of 1812, New Orleans.).
The Life of Andrew Jackson, to Which is Added an Authentic Narrative of the Memorable Achievements of the American Army at New Orleans in the Winter of 1814, '15, by Alexander Walker.
Published 1867, Philadelphia by John E. Potter and Company.
414 pages. 10 page publisher's catalog at rear. Text in English.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, embossed cover & spine decorations, wood engraved portrait frontis.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, joints and spine ends rubbed and scuffed, remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is uniformly toned, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this mid-19th century book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books. Flaws seen and described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 7 3/4" H x 5 1/4" W.