A History of the American People (Five Volumes, Complete)

By: Wilson, [Thomas] Woodrow

Price: $650.00

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Book Condition: Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


Scarce Edition of Woodrow Wilson's History of the United States. Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on spines, gilt borders and lettering on covers, t.e.g. Volume I: The Swarming of the English; Volume II: Colonies and Nation; Volume III: The Founding of the Government; Volume IV: Critical Changes and Civil War; Volume V: Reunion and Rationalization. Generously illustrated with hundreds of B&W and sepia in-text illustrations and plates (many tissue-protected), facsimile autographs, coinage, facsimiles of documents, as well as many full-page and double-page plates and maps. Thomas Woodrow Wilson (1856 1924) was an American politician and academic who served as the 28th president of the United States from 1913 to 1921. A member of the Democratic Party, Wilson served as the president of Princeton University and as the 34th governor of New Jersey before winning the 1912 presidential election. As president, he oversaw the passage of progressive legislative policies unparalleled until the New Deal in 1933. He also led the United States into World War I in 1917, establishing an activist foreign policy known as Wilsonianism. He was the leading architect of the League of Nations, for which he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1919.. Former owner's printed bookplate on each fep, a few hinges split (but strong), otherwise unmarked, tight, square, and clean. Fewer than the usual library markings. A large, heavy set (approximately 18 pounds) - additional shipping charges may apply. GOOD+.. Ex-Library. B&W Plates, Facsimilies, Maps, and Autographs. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 350; 369; 348; 343; 338 pp

Title: A History of the American People (Five Volumes, Complete)

Author Name: Wilson, [Thomas] Woodrow

Categories: History, Rare, Antiquarian, and Collectible Books,

Edition: First Trade Edition. First Printing

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1902

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good+ with No dust jacket as issued

Item: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 670

Keywords: History; Woodrow Wilson; American History; US Presidents;