Item #021409 PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF U. S. GRANT. Ulysses S. GRANT.

PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF U. S. GRANT

New York: Charles L. Webster & Company, 1885 & 1886. First Edition. Hardcover. Two volumes in full modern polished calf leather with original marbled endpapers and edges and original contrasting gilt-lettered morocco spine labels. Housed in a modern linen slipcase. With 49 maps and illustrations, including two steel-engraved frontispiece portraits and two etched views, all with tissue-guards, as well as holograph facsimiles of Grant's writing. The binding was professionally accomplished in 1992 at a cost, with the slipcase, of over four hundred dollars with the original receipt for the work included, and is a fairly faithful replica of the scarce original sheep binding. Front endpaper of the second volume detached but present; bright and clean internally. Minor markings to bindings. Handsome, Near Fine set in a Fine slipcase. Item #021409

Price: $950.00

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