Order Nr. 79743 WASHINGTON SA CORRESPONDANCE AVEC D'ESTAING

WASHINGTON SA CORRESPONDANCE AVEC D'ESTAING.

(Washington, George).
  • Paris: Fondation Nationale pour la Reproduction des Manuscrits Précieux et Pièces Rares d'Archives, (1937).
  • 4to.
  • stiff paper wrappers
  • (iv), iv, (i), 65, (3) pages

Price: $15.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 79743

This book is part of a numbered edition limited to 1250 copies. It publishes the correspondence between George Washington and the French admiral d'Estaing. D'Estaing's letters are presented in French and English; Washington's in English only. The book includes a fold-out facsimile of one of Washington's letters. Limited edtion to 1250, of which this is number 356. The wrappers and edges are soiled and light-darkened. Most of the spine is missing; the front cover is still attached to the piece that remains. Some pages in the rear of the book are stained in the upper fore-edge corner; most of the staining is confined to the margins.