Early biography of Mary and Martha Washington, mother and wife to to first President George Washington. Red cloth cover with gold lettering on the spine. 4.5" X 6.5" with 190 total pages. Frontispiece engraving of Martha Washington by Rice & Buttre from an earlier photograph; with original protective onion-skin overlay completely intact. Boards are worn at edges, as well as spine ends. Foxing and a few crumple/wrinkled pages. Fair overall. Hinges are tight.
- Memoirs of the Mother and Wife of Washington
- Margaret C. Conkling
- Derby, Miller, & Company, 1850