Title: National Portrait Gallery of Eminent Americans (Two volume set)
Author: From Original Full Length Paintings by Alonzo Chappel. Biographical and Historical Narratives by Evert A. Duyckinck.
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Publisher: Johnson, Fry & Company
Date Published: 1861 - 1864 (No copyright date indicated, however, the book is dedicated to John Wakefiled Francis, who died in 1861, thus, the first volume was presumably published the same year. Second volume c. 1864).
Format: Hardcover. (Two volumes). Three-quarter leather bound.
Book description and condition notes: From Original Full Length Paintings by Alonzo Chappel. With biographical and historical narratives by Evert A. Duyckinck. New York: Johnson, Fry & Company, (1861-1864).
Gilt lettering and decoration on spines with five raised bands, all edges gilt, engraved plates after paintings by Alonzo Chappel.
The plates are, with few exceptions, extremely clean and sharp.
Condition and Notes: Good to Very Good.
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