Fair. PLEASE READ FULL DESCRIPTION. Original red and stamped gilt pictorial cloth 6x9 inches, 516 pp + ads, well illustrated with plates, some hand-colored, (all present), but MISSING fold-out lithograph of Mt Vernon. Hardcover, fair to good. Some soil on cloth, gilt partially rubbed off, corners bumped with a bit of cardboard exposed there, approximately 1/4 inch chip at head and foot of spine, partial tears along joints. Internally, two free endpapers torn out, water(? ) stain along side edge of first several dozen or so leaves, foxing, a few dogears, otherwise tight, clean, relatively crisp and unmarked. Biography; history; Americana; American Revolution; George Washington.
Ex-Library. Hardcover with gilt decorated red cloth boards, 1860, octavo, 528pp., illustrated with color and b&w engravings and lithographs. Book ex-library with only indications being a plate to front pastedown and stamp to rear pastedown, otherwise boards and spine moderately rubbed and soiled, spine ends and corners worn, spine darkened, inner hinges cracked, binding tight, front flyleaf removed, text has moderate foxing throughout. No DJ.
Fair. No Jacket. NO MAP--Illustrated with Vivid Pen Paintings of Battles and Incidents, Trails & Truimphs of the Heroes and Soldiers of Revolutionary Times--Numerous Steel & Wood Engravings-Sold only by Subscription-Fair (spine cover gone & has clear take on spine & holding covers on & has foxing) No Map--Email for Pictures.
New. pp. 557. Pages 557 It is the reproduction of the original edition published long back(1860). Hardcover with sewing binding with glossy laminated multi-Colour Dust Cover, Printed on high quality Paper, professionally processed without changing its contents. We found this book important for the readers who want to know about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. Print on Demand.
New. 547 pages. Reprinted from 1860 edition. New 2013 edition in PAPERBACK is SEWN PERFECT BOUND, much more durable than a standard paperback. This is a quality reprint of an old book of historical value. If the original book was printed in multiple volumes than this reprint is of only a single volume. This is an exact/strict reproduction of text, no changes has been made in respect to the original text. A lot of effort has been made to check and improve each page/scan manually for its quality of text and illustrations (if any, are in b/w). Folded illustrations, if any, are not included in the book. This is not a retyped or an ocr'd book. Index, contents, etc, if any in the original book, are included. This item is printed on demand using good quality natural shade paper. The title of the book, on the cover, is in gold lettering.
Good+ with no dust jacket. Red cloth, gilt portrait on front board, front and spine decorated in gilt, somewhat tarnished. Some edge rubbing, and a bit of fraying at spine ends, corners. Book Is a bit bowed, but tight. Former owner's name inside front, and date of July 1860. All illustrations and colored plates are present, and the fold out of Mount Vernon is detached from book, with a separated tear on the first panel, but all of the illustration is present and laid inside.; Large 8vo 9"-10" tall; 528 & 2 pgs ads pages.
New. 557 pages. ReInk Books reprint from the 1860 edition. This paperback book is SEWN perfect bound, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. NO changes have been made to the original text. Each page is checked manually before printing. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in b/w. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was printed in multiple volumes than this reprint is of only a single volume. This book is printed on demand on acid-free paper. (Original publisher: G. & F. Bill)
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