Title: American Biography; or, An Historical Account of those Persons Who Have Been Distinguished in America, as Adventurers, Statesmen, Philosophers, Divines, Warriors, Authors, and Other Remarkable Characters [Vol. I + II, Complete]
Book Condition: Fair-Good
Edition: 1st Edition
Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Publisher: Boston Printed by Isaiah Thomas and Ebenezer T. Andrews 1794
Seller ID: 044563
Complete in two (2) volumes, published (I) 1794 and (II) 1798, uniformly bound in full brown calf, gilt on burgundy title labels mounted on upper spine panels. Leather is quite worn. Vol. I front cover detached, lacking back cover. Vol. II joints weak but holding. Interiors typically somewhat foxed/toned, some dampstaining to final several leaves in Vol. II, otherwise intact. 416 + 476 pp. Vol. I front flyleaf signed by former owner Jacob Martin.