Boston, MA: Jewett, Proctor, and Worthington, 1854. 307 pp. Hardcover, REBOUND in brown faux leather. SCARCE title.
Richard Hildreth [1807-1865] is best known for writing his six-volume History of the United States of America covering 1497-1821 and published 1840-1853. In 1834, he wrote a popular anti-slavery novel The Slave: or Memoir of Archy Moore. Item #100778