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LEE, Guy Carleton. The History of North America. Philadelphia: George Barrie & Sons, 1903-1907.

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LEE, Guy Carleton. The History of North America. Philadelphia: George Barrie & Sons, 1903-1907.

20 volumes, 8o (210 x 135 mm). Numerous frontispieces, plates and illustrations (a few in multiple states, printed in color, hand-colored, or mounted). Blue crushed levant morocco gilt with teal and olive morocco gilt onlaid Seal of the state of New Hampshire on the upper cover and maroon and gilt onlaid Seal of the United States on the lower cover, doublures with teal morocco and gilt onlaid border surrounding white morocco gilt onlaid central panel with maroon and gilt Seal of the United States, blue silk endpapers, edges gilt, by Barrie (a few joints starting).

LIMITED EDITION, one printed for each state or territory, this copy dedicated to the people of New Hampshire, of the "Edition of the States." (20)
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