Philadelphia: Robert M. Lindsay, 1887. First. hardcover. Selected and arranged in chronological order with biographical notes and references. Frontis. 351pp. 4to, green cloth, front cover dampstained, cloth lightly soiled, right margins throughout are lightly dampstained, margins uncut, edges of corners lightly worn. Philadelphia: Robert M. Lindsay, 1887. Limited First Edition. good.
Character portraits of George Washington that were written from 1778 to 1885. This volume was compiled by William Spohn Baker who was a leading authority on George Washington. Baker authored several books on George Washington and amassed one of the largest portrait and medal collections of George Washington. One of 350 copies. Baker, W. S., Bibliotheca Washingtoniana, 486. Presentation copy from William Spohn Baker.