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The Life of William McKinley [two volumes, complete; half leather] by  Charles S Olcott - First Edition - 1916 - from Bookworks (SKU: o0521os)

The Life of William McKinley [two volumes, complete; half leather]

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The Life of William McKinley [two volumes, complete; half leather]

by Olcott, Charles S

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Boston / New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1916. Biography of the martyred president, relying heavily on the notes & recollections of his secretary, George Cortelyou. Two volumes, complete. First edition. Hardcover, half maroon polished morocco over marbled boards; gilt titling, top edges gilt. Shows some wear, corners, edges, & boards rubbed, some scuffing, some dents to board edges. Still attractive. Texts clean; xvi, half-title leaf, 400; vii, half-title leaf, 418 pages; index, b/w plates.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 6¼" by 8¾". Set.

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bookseller
Bookworks US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
o0521os
Title
The Life of William McKinley [two volumes, complete; half leather]
Author
Olcott, Charles S
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin Company
Place of Publication
Boston / New York
Date Published
1916
Keywords
U. S. Presidents, Biography, Ohio, Panama Canal, Spanish-American War, Cuba
Size
6¼" by 8¾"
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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]
morocco
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