Life of George Washington 1840 Jared Sparks American history biographyBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, Founding Fathers, American History, George Washington).
Life of George Washington, by Jared Sparks.
Published 1840, Boston by Ferdinand Andrews.
344 pages. Text in English.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, gilt pictorial cover decoration, old paper call number label on spine.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, ex-libris with stamp to title page, labels on spine & front paste down, remains overall exceptionally clean externally and attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, light to moderate scattered age spotting, 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.
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Book Measures c. 7 1/4" H x 4 3/4" W.