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    [George Washington]. Eulogies and Orations on the Life and Death of General George Washington, .... Boston: 1800.

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    First edition. Octavo. Contemporary full leather. Some rubbing and extremity wear on covers. Vertical crack down center of spine, loss to head and tail pieces. Front cover and front free endpaper detached. Rear joint cracked and rear hinge cracking. Ink ownership signatures on front free endpaper and half-title. Heavy scattered foxing on pp. 40-50. A few places over-opened. Light staining on inner margins throughout as well as center of preliminaries; dampstaining affecting upper halves of pp. 285-290. News clipping from Houston Chronicle laid-in, "Washington: America's 'blackest name'". A good re-binding candidate.



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    April, 2016
    6th Wednesday
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