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THE PUBLIC LEDGER BUILDING, PHILADELPHIA With An Account of the Proceedings Connected With Its Opening June 20, 1867

By: Childs, George W.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: George W. Childs: 1868

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 63171

Inscribed to "Mrs. Genl. Grant with kind regards", dated and signed by G. W. Childs on second fep. This is the wife of Ulysses S. Grant, and the book came from a collection that once belonged to the Grant family. Green leather covered boards with gilt titles and motifs. Front hinge is tender, and split from bottom edge up by about 2''. Rear hinge is not as fragile, but the surface of the leather over it is worn and chipping as it is over the front hinge. Watersta... View more info