Entertaining Anecdotes of Washington; Exhibiting his Patriotism and Courage, Benevolence and Piety; with Other Excellent Traits of Character.
Entertaining Anecdotes of Washington; Exhibiting his Patriotism and Courage, Benevolence and Piety; with Other Excellent Traits of Character.
Entertaining Anecdotes of Washington; Exhibiting his Patriotism and Courage, Benevolence and Piety; with Other Excellent Traits of Character.
Entertaining Anecdotes of Washington; Exhibiting his Patriotism and Courage, Benevolence and Piety; with Other Excellent Traits of Character.
(Washington, George)

Entertaining Anecdotes of Washington; Exhibiting his Patriotism and Courage, Benevolence and Piety; with Other Excellent Traits of Character.

Boston: Carter, Hendee, and Co., 1833. 24mo. viii, 138pp. With nine engravings depicting Washington at various moral and heroic high points, such as his decision to tell the truth to his father despite potential consequences, his survival of falling off a raft into icy water, and his now-famous stance by his horse, while dressed in military garb. The volume's chapters further elucidate Washington's goodness, with titles such as "Bravery at Braddock's Defeat", "Liberality", "Sense of Justice", and "Punctuality". Bound in green cloth over boards. Interior foxed, covers somewhat rubbed, with bumped corners, else near fine. Item #29153

Price: $350.00

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