Hardcover. Philadelphia, John C. Winston & Co., 1st, 1899, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 711 pages. Embraces "the growth and achievements of our country from the earliest days of discovery and settlement to the present eventful year. Showing how from thirteen colonies with a scattered population along the Atlantic Coast, a great republic has been formed, embracing forty-five states with 75,000,000 inhabitants and vast colonial possessions in two hemispheres." Green cloth w/ gilt lettering on front cover and embossed lettering on spine. Large compass design on front cover. Water damage (discolored) on bottom right corner on front and back covers. Floral white/green print end pages. Great color map of the U.S. on frontispiece. Pages 69 and 71 ripped out at edge of text, but pages are still there and text still legible. Plate between pages 346, 347 starting to come out.
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