Morrisania NY: The Author, 1867. 4to. Extensively extra-illustrated by Thomas Addis Emmet, M.D., New York 1903, by the additional of watercolor marginal vignettes, and prints, including from Valentine's Manual. Half brown pigskin, top edges gilt, by Bradstreet. Provenance: Thomas Addis Emmet (his sale American Art Association, 13 April 1921, lot 92). Rebacked to match. Item #405979
Number 96 of 250 copies signed by Dawson, signed by Emmet on the title-page and with his bookplate. The text first appeared in Valentine’s “Manual” for 1855. This limited edition reprints it as the first of a series projected by the author under the collective title “Gleanings from the Harvest Field of American History.”.
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