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COLTON, Calvin. THE LIFE AND TIMES OF HENRY CLAY, 2 volumes. NY: Barnes, 1846. Publisher’s sea green cloth binding with gilt spine lettering and designs, all edges gilt.
Some foxing, toning and light wear to text; cloth evenly faded; corners and spine edges rubbed, spine ends fraying. Overall in acceptable condition. Early owner’s name on endpapers.
A fair example of this style of binding, decorated with a cut of Clay’s estate, Ashford. About 9 1/4 inches tall.