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Boyd, James P.: The military and civil life of Gen. Ulysses S. Grant, 1885

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Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Broadside, 4to (304 mm.), wood-engraved portrait of Grant at the top above two columns of text touting the man and his work; text on verso addressed "To Agents" including terms and general hype for "quick sales and large profits." Previous folds, small gouge in left margin affecting the letter 'G' in "Gen." and one other word; text not affected on verso.


Arrangement follows the order of the original Excel inventory.


Author: Boyd, James P.

Philadelphia: Garretson & Co.

Collection History

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Finding aid created via automated processes by Regine Heberlein, 2017.

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Open for research.

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Credit this material:

Boyd, James P.: The military and civil life of Gen. Ulysses S. Grant; Collection of Ephemera Relating to the Marketing of Books, RBD2, Rare Book Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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