APPLETONS' CYCLOPAEDIA OF AMERICAN BIOGRAPHY.
by Wilson, James Grant and John Fiske (editors)
Reprint of the first edition. A well-preserved set of this very important biographical dictionary which supplements the DAB. Over 15,000 biographies given and are often accompanied by portraits or other illustrations and, of importance to the student of autographs, facsimiles of the subject's signature. Includes the names of several thousand eminent citizens of Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Chile, Peru, and all the other countries of North and South America. Sixty-one steel engraved portraits. Covers rubbed; slightly shaken.