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The gallery of illustrious Americans : containing the portraits and biographical sketches of twenty-four of the most eminent citizens of the American republic, since the death of Washington / from daguerrotypes by Brady ; engraved by D'Avignon ; C. Edward

The gallery of illustrious Americans : containing the portraits and biographical sketches of twenty-four of the most eminent citizens of the American republic, since the death of Washington / from daguerrotypes by Brady ; engraved by D'Avignon ; C. Edward

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Gift book of the Republic
Creator: Lester, C. Edwards (Charles Edwards), 1815-1890
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Date: 1850.
Publisher: M.B. Brady, F. D'Avignon, C.E. Lester,
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BEIN 2003 Folio 79: From the library of Paul Mellon.
Contains only twelve portraits and biographical sketches. According to Sabin, the work was finished in 1856.
General Zachary Taylor -- John Caldwell Calhoun -- Daniel Webster -- Silas Wright -- Henry Clay -- John Charles Fremont -- John James Audubon -- William Hickling Prescott -- General Winfield Scott -- Millard Fillmore -- William Ellery Channing -- Lewis Cass.
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26 leaves, 12 leaves of plates : ports ; 52 cm.
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Object ID: 14796174
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