This book is still bound in the original binding from 1879. This is an extremely thick book. This book is extremely well preserved despite being 140 years old.
FIRST EDITION / FIRST PRINTING of this desirable book. THE LIFE AND TRAVELS OF GENERAL ULYSSES GRANT! This book is over 140 YEARS OLD. FIRST EDITION / FIRST PRINTING.ILLUSTRATED with an engraved frontis of Grant, with facsimile signature; protected in tissue! This book contains The Life Of Ulysses Grant, in 251 pages. And The Travels of Ulysses Grant, in 599 pages. Bound in the original morocco leather binding! This is an exceptionally high quality binding!
Thick raised hubs on the spine! Gilded spine, and all edges cased in gilt! This is a large book measuring 9 inches tall! VERY GOOD condition; fully intact and complete.Thick leather binding, hinges are fully and strongly attached, some wear at the bottom of front hinge as shown. Quality paper is very fresh and very clean. Very tightly bound, no writing or previous signs of ownership except for an early name dated 1879. This is a gorgeous First Edition on Ulysses Grant. This would make an excellent gift and/or addition to any fine library. The item "LEATHERMEMOIRS of ULYSSES GRANT!)Civil War Personal TRAVEL" is in sale since Saturday, September 21, 2019. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "merchants-rare-books" and is located in Moab, Utah.
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