Contents and Arrangement

The First Citizen of the World. Life and Times of William E. Gladstone ... by John Clark Ridpath, 1898

1 box

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Folio Broadside, the whole dealing with publication details and arguments for why the book should be purchased ("a superb octavo volume of 650 pages"). "Sold only by subscription. Agents wanted. Ministers, teachers, students, bright men and women, in ever town and district!!" Previous folds, else fine.


Arrangement follows the order of the original Excel inventory.


New York: Eaton & Mains

Collection History

Processing Information

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

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Associate University Librarian for Special Collections. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

The First Citizen of the World. Life and Times of William E. Gladstone ... by John Clark Ridpath; Collection of Ephemera Relating to the Marketing of Books, RBD2, Rare Book Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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