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ABROAD IN AMERICA: Visitors to the New Nation 1776-1914 by  Frances (Co-Editor)  Marc (Editor); Wein - First Edition, First Thus - 1976 - from 100 POCKETS and Biblio.com

ABROAD IN AMERICA: Visitors to the New Nation 1776-1914

by Pachter, Marc (Editor); Wein, Frances (Co-Editor)

Condition: Fine/Near Fine


Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley, 1976. Text/BRAND NEW. Bi-color boards/Fine. DJ/Near Fine, showing faint discoloration & trace soiling. Anthology. A collection of the stories, impressions and observations of 33 illustrious visitors to America through the years 1776 to 1914, all of whom were featured subjects of the National Portrait Gallery's Bicentennial Exhibition of 1976 in Washington, D.C. Notable international visitors include those of Charles Dickens, Frances Trollope, Alexis de Tocqueville, Antonin Dvorak, Liang Ch'i-ch'ao and Hu Shih, H. G. Wells, and the First Japanese Mission. Text augmented by historic paintings, prints and archival photographs. Fine historical chronicle published in association with the Smithsonian Institution.. First Edition, First Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.


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