First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Item #001354
Boston: Richard G. Badger / The Gorham Press, 1919. Octavo; 197pp. Illustrated plates throughout, all present. White dustjacket over red cloth with gilt lettering. Jacket chipped at head of spine, with a few smaller chips and tears along edges and light waterspotting aalong fore-edge. Boards are square with nudging to spine ends. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.
A history of the capture of the U.S. Capitol by the British in 1814 turned travel account as the author and is nephews follow the same route.