Mason Locke Weems; His Works and Ways. Volumes II and III: Letters, 1784-1825
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Privately Printed
Date Published: 1929
Description: Edited by Emily Ellsworth Ford Skeel. Color Frontis., b/w Illus. and facsimiles. 2 Vols. 4to, 1/2 tan cloth, decorated boards, leather labels, edges of board corners worn on both volumes, leather labels worn on both volumes, page margins uncut. New York: Privately Printed, 1929. Limited First Edition.
Comments: One of 300 numbered copies. Presentation copy from the editor. Pasted into volume II is a manuscript bibliography entry of Weems' George Washington, written by Paul Leicester Ford before 1887. This set lacks volume one which is a bibliography of Weems' works by Paul Leicester Ford. This set of volumes II and III are complete in themselves. Mason Locke Weems was an Episcopal minister and author of many books, including works on George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, William Penn, and Francis Marion.Edition: First
Book ID: 245795