The History of the United States of America


This six-volume set is bound in dark green cloth boards, with gilt spine lettering and decoration. Hildreth traces the history of the United States from its early settlers through the 19th century. Covers have decorative markings, and publisher's "H&B" logo. Some edgewear, foxing; damage to endpapers on Vol. 2; bookplate and some markings to endpapers. Each volume is approx. 500 pages, 7"x9". 



  • The History of the United States of America, First and Second Series (6 Vols.)
  • Richard Hildreth
  • Harper & Brothers, 1849