8 December 2015
WASHINGTON, George. [CONDIE, Thomas.] Biographical Memoirs of the Illustrious Gen. Geo. Washington, Late President of the United States of America, &. Containing, a History of the Principal Events of his Life, with Extracts from his Journals, Speeches to Congress, and Public Addresses: Also a Sketch of his Private Life. Philadelphia: Charles and Ralston, 1800.
8vo. 243pp. Contemporary tree calf (foxing, toned, small repairs to several pages). Provenance: “H. Lorquet” signature on titlepage and preliminary blank. ABPC has no record of this title having been sold in the last 40 years-one of the earliest if not the earliest biography of George Washington. Evans 37111.
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