New York: Edward Walker, 1846. 2nd edition. Cloth. 2nd edition (stated on the spines). 2 volume set, complete. A Very Good set. Tall octavos.[Vol.1] xvi, 728, xl, 1593-1627; [Vol.2] viii, 729-1590, (1) pp., with 6 pages of ads at the beginning of volume 1; illustrated with an engraved title page and frontispiece in each volume. Bound in the publisher's brown cloth, with title on the spine in gilt, and an elaborate patriotic design of Shield, eagle and Washington's profile on the front board in gilt. Light edge wear to the cloth, particularly at the spines' crown and foot. Light scattered foxing. A Very Good set. Very Good. Item #23292
The Speeches or Addresses, and Messages of the Presidents of the United States, from Washington to Polk. -From the 1846 advertisement.