2V Franklin Pierce MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO THE CONGRESS 1853-1854 14th President United States 19th-Century American History

Antique 19th Century Book by President Franklin Pierce Entitled “Message from the President of the United States to the Congress at the Commencement of the First Session of the Thirty-Third Congress”

Rare Original First Edition / First Printing of the Historic Antique Book Entitled “Message from the President of the United States to the Congress at the Commencement of the First Session of the Thirty-Third Congress” by President Franklin Pierce (Robert Armstrong, 1853; the first and second parts) | 2 Volume Set |Franklin Pierce (November 23, 1804 – October 8, 1869) was the 14th President of the United States (1853–57)

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  • Rare Original First Edition / First Printing of the Historic Antique Book Entitled “Message from the President of the United States to the Congress at the Commencement of the First Session of the Thirty-Third Congress” by President Franklin Pierce (Robert Armstrong, 1853; the first and second parts) | 2 Volume Set |Franklin Pierce (November 23, 1804 – October 8, 1869) was the 14th President of the United States (1853–57). Pierce was a northern Democrat who saw the abolitionist movement as a fundamental threat to the unity of the nation. His polarizing actions in championing and signing the Kansas–Nebraska Act and enforcing the Fugitive Slave Act failed to stem intersectional conflict, setting the stage for Southern secession.

    Condition: Hardcover. Overall Good Condition with minor toning and edge wear. We identify any advance flaws that come to our attention during cataloguing. Some of these volumes may contain library markings and/or attachments.

  • Weight

    7.5lb.

    Height

    9.25"

    Width

    6.25"

    Depth

    6"

    Weight

    7.5lb.

    Height

    9.25"

    Width

    6.25"

    Depth

    6"

    Artist / Maker

    Franklin Pierce

    Date

    19th Century

    Kind

    Books, Books, Maps, Documents and Manuscripts, Collectibles, Documents & Manuscripts, Ephemera, Memorabilia

    Origin

    American

    Other

    Leather Bound, Rebouned

    Subject

    American Civil War, Historical

    Title

    Message from the President of the United States to the Congress at the Commencement of the First Session of the Thirty-Third Congress