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|Ulysses S. Grant||Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant|
|Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington , 1885|
Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington 1885; 1885. New Edition. 666 pages. No dust jacket. Red cloth hardcover, with gilt titling on spine. Lightly tanned pages and firm binding with fair tanning on fore-edge. Fair tanning and foxing on end papers. Neat inscription on ffep. Slight foxing on paste downs. Boards are poor, heavy tanning and two drop marks on spine, slight bumping and surface wear on corners and spine ends, 1" tear on head of spine. Fair sunning along back-top edge. Light...
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|Grant, Ulysses S.||Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant [with] ALS to Oliver Hoyt.|
Used. New York: Charles L. Webster, 1885. Royal 8vo, 2 vols: 584; 5-647 (1, errata) pp. PublisherÕs de luxe half morocco binding with gilt backstrips, gilt medallions on upper and lower covers, marbled edges and endpapers. Binding somewhat rubbed with some wear to backstrip bands, rear hinges weak, considerable wear to endpapers in both volumes (removal of library plates?). With 2 pp. letter, 8vo, 8 x 5 inches, written in ink on letterhead, in fine condition. PublisherÕs de luxe edition of...
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