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Republican Court Steel Engravings of American Women  

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The Republican Court or American Society in the Days of Washington

Griswold, Rufus WIlmot

New York

D. Appleton and Co.



Two volumes. [2], iv, [2], 252; (253)-490, [1] pp. Illustrated with 25 steel-engraved portrait plates of distinguished women of the day, from original pictures by Woolaston, Copley, Gainsborough, Stuart, Trumbull, Pine, Malbone, and other contemporary painters. 10¾x7½, bound in full brown embossed morocco, raised bands, spine gilt lettered, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Early Edition.

Includes a "Supplemental Chapter" and appendix to supplement not included in the first edition of the prior year. Four additional engravings are added to the supplement.

Lot Amendments

Spines sunned, light wear, bookplates, hinges cracked; light foxing; very good.

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