New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1902. Cloth Hardcover. 12mo. Very Good / No Dustjacket. Item #075962
Crisp, clean pages except for four adhesive spots tipping a bookplate to the front pastedown and a prior owner's note in pencil on the final page; full pale brown cloth binding has modest softening at the spine ends and some sunning along the spine, 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. 278pp. w/ various engraved illustrations.