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The Library of American Biography: Second Series Vol II: Lives of James Otis and James Oglethorpe

By: Sparks, Jared (Ed. )

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Charles C. Little and James Brown: 1844

Seller ID: 7699

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


General aging with light edge wear. Corners bumped. Old dampstain affecting lower quarter of each page -- only slightly noticeable. Square and securely bound. Some pages unopened. Oddly the title page for Volume XII is one of the rear endpapers. ; B&W Engraving of Otis; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 405 pages; This is Volume 2 only of a set of 10 volumes. The first edition of this set was published in the 1830's. Sparks seems to have been the general editor. The section on Otis was written by Francis Bowen; the section on Oglethorpe by William B. O. Peabody. View more info