Speeches of Gerrit Smith to Congress


This antique hardcover book is bound in brown cloth boards, with gilt spine lettering (reads "Gerrit Smith in Congress"). Label remnant on spine; bookplate, gift inscription on front endpapers. Some foxing and soil, edgewear. Frontispiece is a portrait of Smith, of Utica, who represented New York's 21st district in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1853-1854. 423 pages; appprox. 5"x8".



  • Speeches of Gerrit Smith to Congress
  • Gerrit Smith
  • Mason Brothers, 1855