True Stories of Famous Americans for Young Americans

By: American History for Juveniles

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Philadelphia: American Book & Bible House, 1899. Externally worn book of illustrated biographies from 1899, written for a juvenile audience and illustrated with color lithographs and numerous black and white engravings throughout the text. Includes expected American icons such as George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, but also George Peabody, Dolly Madison, Mary A. Livermore, Robert Fulton, Cyrus W. Field, Richmond P. Hobson, Louisa May Alcott, and others. Pictorial gray-blue covers printed in color, 248 pages. Covers heavily worn and rubbed at the extremities with some light chipping to the spine ends and short closed horiizontal tear across the spine, good hinges, sound text block, lightly age-toned but clean pages free from names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

Title: True Stories of Famous Americans for Young Americans

Author Name: American History for Juveniles

Categories: Children's Books, American History and Biography,

Publisher: Philadelphia, American Book & Bible House: 1899

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 028012

Keywords: JUVENILE BIOGRAPHY HISTORY AMERICAN UNITED STATES ILLUSTRATED