Item Detail

Item Number 7492
Title Sketches Of The Life And Character Of Patrick Henry
Author Wirt, William
Condition VG-/NONE
Publisher Andrus, Gauntlett, & Co.
Place Published Ithaca
Date Published 1850
Edition Revised Edition
Binding Hardcover
Notes Bound in brown with gilt lettering on black background on the spine, marbled page edges. Straight & tight book. The binding is quite rubbed with wear to all edges and corners. Pages are foxed and the front endpage has about half of it cut away, the lower half. There is some faint writing on the upper half with the date Feb. 15, 1851. There is also a name faintly written on the back of the frontis portrait of Patrick Henry, which is protected by a tissue guard. Stated revised edition with the date 1850 on the title page. A biography of Patrick Henry, lively and humorous, gathered by the author. ; 9" x 6"; 306 pages
Keyword(s) William Wirt,Non-fiction,Antiquarian Books,Antiquarian Non-fiction,History,American History,Americana
Category(ies) Biographies Politics Government War,History Travel Exploration Places,Native Americans Americana Ethnic,Antiquarian Non-Fiction
Price $40.50