Very Good. Signed by Henry Steele Commager, dated 1938, with his gift bookplate. An ex-college library copy with marking to the front endpaper, title page, and fore-edges. Octavo, 7 1/2" tall, 374 pages, decorative brown cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover first edition with moderate shelf wear, slight fraying started at the bottom of the backstrip, cover cloth lightly soiled; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. Without dust jacket.
Near Fine with no dust jacket. Small nick to top of spine. Bound in brown cloth with green floral design. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Political biography of Carl Schurz of Wisconsin, who was a German immigrant to the United States, arriving in New York in 1852. He was extremely active politically, working actively for the election of Lincoln, and serving several important posts in Lincoln's and later administrations. He was also active as a writer and editor and general rabble-rouser. 8vo-8" to 9" tall. 374 pages. M2.
Very Good. First edition. Very good/ your typical used book, ok condition. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.
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