New York: United States Book Company, Successors to John W. Lovell Company, Circa 1855. United States Book Company Reprint. Leather bound. Octavo [21 cm] 3/4 brown leather with marbled paper over boards. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. The extremities are moderately rubbed, with the underlying boards exposed occasionally along the edges. There is a previous owner's inscription, written in the year 1920, on the front flyleaf of volume 1. Very good. Item #57405
Irving's biography of Washington, founded on Washington's correspondence.