Life of John Marshall 1929 Beveridge 2 vol. leather set Chief Justice Supreme CourtBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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The Life of John Marshall, by Albert J. Beveridge.
Published 1929, Boston by Houghton Mifflin Company.
4 volumes bound in 2, each c. 1,000 pages. Text in English. Frontis portraits protected by original tissue guards.
Period 1/2 leather binding, raised and gilt bands, compartments gilt stamped, marbled covers and end papers. Any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive.
Front hinges scuffed and slightly weakened, but covers remain firmly attached. Corner tips of covers worn through. Bindings remain clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents clean.
Lovely two volume set that retains an impressive and attractive shelf appearance.
Books measure: 9" H X 5 3/4" W.
Set along the shelf measures: 4".