Sign In | Register
Andrew Jackson: The Border Captain / and Andrew Jackson: Portrait of a President (two volume set) (The Library of the Presidents) by  Marquis James - Hardcover - 1964 - from The Bookworm and Biblio.com

Andrew Jackson: The Border Captain / and Andrew Jackson: Portrait of a President (two volume set) (The Library of the Presidents)

by James, Marquis

Condition: See description


Norwalk, Connecticut: Easton Press, 1964. Leather bound . BINDING/CONDITION: two matching volumes: red leather with gilt; three raised spine bands; all edges gilt, ribbon place marker; Near Fine condition. The second volume has the Easton Press book plate attached to the front paste-down endpaper, but no name has been filled in. Includes a few maps and other black and white illustrations. This is the two volume set, reprinting the 1933 book, Andrew Jackson: The Border Captain, and the 1937 Pulitzer Prize winning book, Andrew Jackson: Portrait of a President. This Easton set is not dated, (the 1964 date used here is the most recent date shown on either copyright page). This set ca. 1980s. This is part of the publisher's Library of the Presidents series. 8vo (about 9.5 inches tall) 461, 627 pages. Notes, bibliography, index (in each volume). Decorated endpapers.
Multi-volume Set



Reviews

Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)




Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
plate
Full page illustration or photograph. Plates are printed separately from the text of the book, and bound in at production. I.e.,...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf. A...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the crispne...[more]
paste-down
The paste-down is the portion of the endpaper that is glued to the inner boards of a hardback book. The paste-down forms an esse...[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a ...[more]

$85.00

$3.50 shipping to USA

More shipping options >




Bob Dylan - Nobel Prize Winner

Bob Dylan - 2016 Winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature

From the first screech of his electric guitar upsetting musicians at a folk festival to his writing and paintings, Bob Dylan has risen to become a seminal force in American popular culture. In 2016, he was recognized by the Nobel Committee. Learn more about his creations...

PT Barnum

Collecting P. T. Barnum

P. T. Barnum was not only one of the founders of modern day circus performance, he was also the author of the second most printed book of the 19th century. Learn about collecting P. T. Barnum books and ephemera here.


Trustpilot