Winfield Scott US General Mexican American War c. 1855 illustrated biographyBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, U.S. History, Winfield Scott, Illustrated Books, Juvenile Books).
Life of General Scott.
Published c. 1855, United States.
28 pages plus paper wrappers. Text in English.
Publisher's pictorial paper wrappers, likely lacking original covers. Almost certainly scarce in any condition.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding well age worn, original string tied pamphlet format, small age flaws from handling and reading, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is toned, still overall tight and sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The pamphlet displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this scarce pamphlet survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 9 1/4" H x 6 1/4" W.