New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1904. Hardcover. 12mo. Very Good / No Dustjacket. Item #068662
Crisp, clean pages except for age-toning at endpapers, a dark spot in the margin of page 210, and four adhesive spots tipping a homemade bookplate to the front pastedown; full pale brown cloth has modest softening and shelfwear at the spine ends and corners, otherwise excellent. John and Jacob Abbott produced a tremendous number of nonfiction titles for young readers, including biographies of leaders, often reprinted (as with this book) in a uniform set for school and home use. 318pp. w/ various engraved illustrations.