Lives of The Presidents of the United States: From Washington to the Present Time ; Containing a narrative of the most interesting events in the career of each president; this constituting a graphic history of the United States; to which is added a chapter 'Showing the Progress of the Republic from the Revolutionary War to Present Time".
By John S. C. Abbott and Russell H. Conwell
Illustrated with Portraits of all the Presidents Engraved on Steel, Pictures of their Private Residences, and Thirty Other Wood Engravings of the Most Interesting Scenes in Their Lives. Together with Illustrations of the Centennial Jubilee.
Revised Edition, Published by H. Hallett & Company, Portland, Maine.
No date; circa 1888.
Very Good Condition. Spectacular display book and reading book with a wealth of information and images.
Mustard colored cloth cover with gold and black embossing and inlay on spine and cover.
Back cover is a solid color cloth fully embossed with a subtle image viewable in the correct light. Back cover is uniform in color (our photograph does not convey well this well, but it is one solid color in excellent condition).
Some moderate rubbing spots to edges of spine and light bumping to corner boards.
Overall, stunningly beautiul book that well conveys the dignity of the Office of President of the United States.
This wonderful historic book is also illustrated with portraits of all the presidents engraved on steel and pictures of their private residences.