Book Id: 8240
Ford, William Chauncey. George Washington. Goupil Paris & Scribners NY 1900. Memorial Edition limited to 1250 copies, this no. 49. Lge. 8vo, 2 vols. (xvi) 304pp (&) (x) 308pp (2)pp, index. Two colored aquatint frontispieces & 22 engraved plates, each with printed tissue guard, a few blank margins of plates are a bit foxed. Titles printed in red & black. Original half red morocco over marbled boards, ornately gilt decorated spines with an eagle, star and garland motif. One spine head ruffled, the other w/ slt. loss o/w a very nice copy.