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George Washington by Douglas Southall Freeman - Signed First Edition - from Handyside Books and

George Washington

by Douglas Southall Freeman

Condition: See description

Douglas Southall Freeman – George Washington

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1948-1957. New York

7 first edition volumes

Pulitzer Prize winning series

7 Volume set- Volumes 1 – 7 are first editions with Scribners "A", Volume 7 is a later printing - 10-57 (V). Volume 7 printed in October of 1957.

Volumes bound in dark blue cloth, stamped gilt titles at the spines.

Endpapers show maps relating to the time period of the volume, volumes inlclude appendices, illustrations and maps.

All seven volumes are in very good condition, appear not to have been read. Interiors are tight and clean. Minor shelf wear-wear to ends of spines, corners.

Volume 1 is signed by Author, Douglas Southall Freeman.

Volume 5 at bottom of spine "Scribners" is in Gild, some of which has been lost-typical for this volume.

Multi-volume Set

  • Bookseller: Handyside Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1122
  • Title: George Washington
  • Author: Douglas Southall Freeman
  • Format/binding:Dark blue, Writing is in gilt
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Scribners
  • Place: New York
  • Keywords: Washington, first edition,freeman


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