New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1967. Hardcover. Illustrations by Lima de Freitas. Edited by C. Harvey Gardiner. Small 4to. Full brown blind-embossed calf with gilt spine lettering, slipcase. xxiv, 294pp. Color illustrations, color map endpapers. Near fine/near fine. Item #47730
The first volume in the LECs thirty-sixth series is this superb edition of the landmark study by the influential American historian (1796-1859). Rear colophon notes limitation of 1500 numbered copies (this #241) signed boldly by illustrator de Freitas. Laid in are the publisher's 5½" X 8½" announcement and the relevant "Monthly Letter." NEWMAN 399.