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    [Varina Jefferson Davis]. Jefferson Davis: Ex-President of the Confederate States of America. A Memoir by His Wife, Volumes I and II Complete. New York: Belford Company, Publishers, 1890. First edition. Two quarto volumes (8.5 x 6 inches; 216 x 152 mm). xvii, 699; xxxii, 939 pages. Illustrated. Three-quarter morocco over marbled boards. Titles stamped in gilt on embossed spines. Marbled endpapers and edges. Modest shelf-wear to the edges of the boards and spine ends; light foxing on the terminal pages otherwise the contents are generally clean and tight. A handsome set. From the A.D. Andrews Collection of Southern and Natural History

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