8vo. Vol. I: 1805-1835. xx,522pp. Hinges starting. Vol. II: 1835-1840. xi,480pp. Vol. III: 1841-1860. xii,509pp. Vol. IV: 1861-1879. ix,425pp. Blue cloth with gold decoration and gold lettering on spine. Top edge gilt. Fore-page edge untrimmed. Age wear and some water staining to binding. Head and tail of spine chipped. All volumes with frontispiece protected by tissue guard. Slight age toning to outer edges of interior pages. Detailed account of the life of William Lloyd Garrison (1805-1879), the prominent American journalist, abolitionist and social reformer. He is best known as one of the founders of the American Anti-Slavery Society. He also was the editor of the radical abolitionist newspaper "The Liberator". Illustrated with reproductions of b/w drawings of personalities of the time, all with their signatures in facsimile, as well as a few in-text maps. Binding in fair, interior in overall very good condition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: William Lloyd Garrison: The Story of his ...
Publisher: The Century & Co
Publication Date: 1885
Edition: First edition.
Book Description Houghton, Mifflin and Company, Boston, 1889. Cloth. Condition: Good. Small Quarto. Cloth Hardcover. 1889. Ex-Library with the usual treatments. xx, 522pp; xi, 480pp; xii, 509pp; ix, 425pp. Four volumes uniformly bound in green cloth, gilt lettering on spines. Moderate shelfwear with moderate rubbing of edges. Bindings are strong and textblocks are intact. Pages are clean with light toning in margins. A scarce complete set of this definitive biography of Garrison, a prominent American abolitionist, journalist, and social reformer. Seller Inventory # GRP63725029