George Washington American Presidential Biography 1875 Abbott illustrated bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, United States, George Washington, US Presidents).
George Washington; or Life in America One Hundred Years Ago, by John S. C. Abbott.
Published 1875, New York by Dodd & Mead, Publishers.
360 pages. Text in English. Frontispiece protected by original tissue guard.
Publisher's cloth gilt title lettering, embossed floral cover decorations, gilt pictorial cover decorations.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, minor signs of handling but overall still clean and bright, nothing offensive or severe, remains overall exceptionally attractive as an object.
Paper is gently 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 item survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books and ephemera of all types. Flaws seen and described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 7 1/2" H x 5" W.