Antique First Edition Book Titled “Memory of Washington” by Oliver Farnsworth – 1800

Antique First Edition Book Titled “Memory of Washington” by Oliver Farnsworth – 1800

$295.00

Antique Book | Memory of Washington | Printed by Oliver Farnsworth, Newport, Rhode Island, 1800 | Printed shortly following the death of George Washington | Includes eulogies and orations given in his memory | Several contributors including President John Adams, Thomas Paine, George Blake, George Minot, Major General Hamilton and others

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  • Antique First Edition Book Titled “Memory of Washington” | Printed by Oliver Farnsworth, Newport, Rhode Island, 1800 | Printed shortly following the death of George Washington | Full Title: “Memory of Washington: comprising a sketch of his life and character, and the national testimonials of respect: also, a collection of eulogies and orations, with a copious appendix.” | Several contributors including President John Adams, Thomas Paine, George Blake, George Minot, Major General Hamilton and others |

    Publisher: Oliver Farnsworth (Newport, Rhode Island) – First Edition
    Artist: William Hamlin (American, active early 19th century)
    Artist: After Edward Savage (American, Princeton, Massachusetts 1761–1817 Princeton, Massachusetts)
    Binding: Comprised of the originalFull Brown Calf Leather (Spine needs some repair)
    Date: 1800
    Illustrations: Engravings
    Dimensions: Approx. 7″ H x 4.5″ W

  • Artist / Maker

    Oliver Farnsworth

    Kind

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

    Medium

    Engraving, Print

    Other

    First Edition, Leather Bound, Limited Edition

    Size

    Folio

    Support

    Paper

    Subject

    Equestrian, Zoomorphic

    Title

    Memory of Washington