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Washington: Memorial Temple Committee, 1913. Color frontis portrait and other b/w illustrations. 280 pages. Thick, narrow 4to, original gilt and blind-stamped navy cloth. Washington: Memorial Temple Committee, (1913). Fifth edition. A very good solid copy--with slight damage to spine cloth at gutter, faint staining to outer page edges.
New York: The Penguin Press, 2010. Illustrated in black and white. 904 pages. Thick 8vo, yellow boards with green spine, dust wrapper, price clipped. New York: The Penguin Press, (2010). A fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper. Celebrated biographer Ron Chernow provides a richly nuanced portrait of the father of our nation.
Wilmington: Peter Brynberg, 1810. 108 pages with overall browning. 24mo, in the original marbled boards but crudely re-backed in dark green cloth. Wilmington: Peter Brynberg, 1810. Scarce. Very good. John Corry authored several books and was a journalist in Dublin, Ireland. Howes and Shaw & Shoemaker. Said to be the first biography of George Washington.
Mount Vernon: Mount Vernon Ladies' Association of the Union, 1982. Many color photo Illus. by Ted Vaughan. 116pp. 4to, green cloth, d.w., d.w. and cloth lightly dampstained, d.w. lightly soiled, many right margins slightly wavy, but not dampstained, Mount Vernon: Mount Vernon Ladies' Association of the Union, (1982). Inscribed by the photographer, Ted Vaughan.
New York: Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1942. Endpapers printed with maps. 316 pages, 8vo, tan cloth, dust wrapper (wrapper quite worn, old tape repairs on the verso). New York: Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1942. First edition. A very good copy in a good dust wrapper. Signed in full by the author on the half title page.
New York: John F. Fleming. Proclamation of the Louisiana Purchase signed by Jefferson and Madison with the Seal of the United States. Facsimiles. 54pp. 4to, pr. wrs. New York: John F. Fleming, n.d., circa 1976. Near Fine Auction catalogue. Several documents described in this catalogue were by or to George Washington.