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


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white photographs and full-page illustrations throughout text, including several maps (some color) and reproductions of historical documents.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,