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Washington The National Capital

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Washington The National Capital

by Caemmerer, H. Paul

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Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1932. First edition. Presentation edition to Willis Van Devanter, Associate Justice US Supreme Court, with his name in gold emboss on cover, Washington Post chief diplomatic correspondent Chalmers M. Roberts copy, with his dated signature (1947) on fly leaf. Published Washington, D.C.: US Government Printing Office, 1932, first printing. Folio, 10" x 11 3/4", 736pp., illustrated with hundreds of b/w plates. Mild foxing along edges and endpapers, several pages with pencil bracketing, one plate removed and reattached with binders tape, spine cloth bit faded, else very good. . 1st. Hard. Very Good/No Jacket. Folio.

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Bookseller
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Bookseller's Inventory #
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Title
Washington The National Capital
Author
Caemmerer, H. Paul
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Edition
1st
Publisher
Government Printing Office
Place of Publication
Washington, D.C.
Date Published
1932
Keywords
DEVANTER WILLIS VAN ROBERTS CHALMERS M.
Bookseller catalogs
American History & Americana;
Size
Folio

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