A History of the American People.New York: Harper & Brothers, 1902. Stock Code: 126327
The Alumni signed limited edition, number 222 of 350 numbered copies signed by the author. Wilson's monumental narrative history of the United States from settlement to 1900, which he completed at Princeton in the early summer of 1902, a few months before he was sworn in as President of the University by a unanimous vote. A highly appealing set.
5 volumes, octavo. Attractively bound in recent full brown morocco, one red one green label, gilt titles to spine, raised bands, gilt decorative border to boards, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt, others untrimmed.
Illustrated with portraits, maps, plans, facsimiles, rare prints, contemporary views, etc.
The occasional minor blemish, an excellent set.
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