Hartford, Conn. Hartford Publishing Co., 1868. Illustrated. First Edition. Original Cloth. 8vo, 575 (4)pp.
Being Narratives of the Lives and Deeds of Statesmen, Generals, and Orators. Including Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of Lincoln, Grant, Garrison, Sumner, Chase, Wilson, Greeley, Farragut, Andrew, Colfax, Stanton, Douglass, Buckingham, Sherman, Sheridan Howard, Phillips and Beecher. Second state with Fredrick Douglass's name correctly spelled on the title page. Author of Uncle Tom's cabin. Beautifully illustrated with eighteen steel portraits. Frontispiece of Stowe. A couple of marks on the front cover, spine faded very slightly, and top and bottom brushed slighlty as well, some light foxing on first few pages, in particular, the frontis and tissue, but otherwise in good condition.