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Ordeal of the Union, Nevins
Volume One, Ordeal of the Union: Fruits of Manifest Destiny, 36 illustrations; J-2.73[V], 1947, dustjacket has 1¿ tear at bottom rear Volume Two, Ordeal of the Union: A House Dividing, 34 illustrations; 91113151719 V/C 201816141210, dustjacket interior front has crease Volume Three, The Emergence of Lincoln: Douglas, Buchanan and Party Chaos 1857-1859, 18 illustrations; , 1950, 1113151719 V/C 201816141210, dustjacket chip missing at spine top, tear at front page top edge Volume Four, The Emergency of Lincoln:: Prologue to Civil War 1859-1861, 27 illustrations; 91113151719 V/C 201816141210, 1950, dustjacket small tear at spine bottom Volume Five, The War for the Union: The Improvised War 1861-1862, 19 illustrations; G-4.71[V], 1959, dustjacket in fine conditon Volume Six, The War for the Union: War Becomes Revolution 1862-1863, 20 illustrations; 791113151719 V/C 2018161412108, dustjacket in fine condition Volume Seven, The War for the Union: The Organized War 1863-1864, 20 illustrations; A-7.71(H), dustjacket has ½¿ tear at lower left of spine Volume Eight, The War for the Union: The Organized War to Victory 1864-1865; 14 illustrations, A-9.71(H), dustjacket has 1¿ tear at front lower left Pages are foxed with some soiling, most of the foxing on top and sides Full burgandy/red cloth with gold gilt lettering at spines.
Book Description: Scribners. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1948. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. 8vo, first 4 Volumes.All are First Editions with the Scrbners "A" on the copyright pages. Volume 1 and 2: "Young Washington." Volume 3 "Planter and Patriot." Volume 4 "Leader of the Revolution." All books are very good. Deep blue cloth with blind-stamped emblem on front and gilt spine titles; no jackets as issued. Volumes 1 & 2 are in slipcase labeled for volumes 1 and 2, Volumes 3 & 4 are in slipcase labeled for Volumes 3 & 4. Books have map endpapers; black/white illustrations, maps throughout set. Slipcase for Volumes 3 & 4 top is loose for 2 inches in top of slipcase. Bookseller Inventory # 45 $325.00