The History of the United States, in Four Volumes - Edition de Luxe

By: Garner, James Wilford; Lodge, Henry Cabot; McMaster, John Bach (Historical Review)

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Owner blind stamps on front endpapers, tissue guard protecting Lodge photogravure loose but included. First volume's rear hinge and spine repaired. 1906 Hard Cover. 1881 pp. paginated continuously. 9 1/2 x 6 3/4. Original brown cloth, brown leather spine labels, gilt titles & rules, gilt top page ridge. Photogravure frontispieces of James Wilford Garner, Henry Cabot Lodge, George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, and Theodore Roosevelt. Black & white photographs and full-page illustrations throughout text, including several maps (some color) and reproductions of historical documents. Acquired from the private collection of Dr. Daniel Sperber, a prominent physicist and nuclear theorist. Garner's History of the United States was his second work, following Reconstruction in Mississippi, a critical dissertation praised by W.E.B. Du Bois. ABOUT THE AUTHORS: Garner was a professor of political science at the University of Illinois. His co-author, H.C. Lodge, was a Massachusetts historian considered to be one of the first Senate majority leaders, and was most well-known for his feud with President Wilson over the Treaty of Versailles. John Bach McMaster was an American historian and Princeton University professor in civil engineering, and was most well-known for his History of the People of the United States from the Revolution to the Civil War.

Title: The History of the United States, in Four Volumes - Edition de Luxe

Author: Garner, James Wilford; Lodge, Henry Cabot; McMaster, John Bach (Historical Review)

Categories: American,

Publisher: John D. Morris and Company: 1906

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2201042

Keywords: HISTORY UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AMERICAN HISTORY AMERICANA,