Lot 1027: John Austin Stevens / Martha Joanna Lamb / Nathan Gillett Pond THE MAGAZINE OF AMERICAN HISTORY 1879 Antique United States History Fold-Out Plates Maps
October 22, 2016
Freeville, NY, USALive Auction
Title: The Magazine of American History with Notes and Queries
Author: uncredited author
Editor: John Austin Stevens - John Austin Stevens Jr. was a leader of business, an adviser of government and a student of the American Revolution. While he was born to a prominent banking family with political connections, it was his interest in U.S. history and his founding of Sons of the Revolution (SR) for which he is best known., Martha Joanna Lamb, Nathan Gillett Pond
Publisher: A. S. Barnes & Company
City: New York / Chicago
Binding Style: Hardcover
Pagination: 783 pages/11 pages advertisements
Width: 8" Height: 9.75"
Book Details: "The Magazine of American History" was established in January 1877 by Martha Joanna Lamb, Nathan Gillett Pond and John Austin Stevens with the long title "The Magazine of American History with Notes and Queries." It was issued monthly. This volume includes articles on George Washington's correspondence, Major Andre, Amerigo Vespucci, the Battle of Monmouth, the Battle of Buena Vista, and more.
Condition / Notes: This is Volume III of "The Magazine of American History." This antique volume is bound in red cloth with gilt lettering and decoration to the spine. The volume displays rubbing, cracking to spine edges, and scattered soiling. The front hinge is cracked, and the hinges have been reinforced with cloth. An armorial bookplate appears on the front paste-down of the marbled endpapers. The interior is clean and bright, illustrated with tissue-guarded and fold-out plates and maps.
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