Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1989. First Editions Thus. Octavos, 6 volumes; bound in fine genuine leather with bright gilt spine titles and embossed decorative motif on covers; each volume with a different motif and color leather; gilt text block; silk endpapers; silk ribbon; first 5 volumes still in publisher's shrinkwrap, Emerald City unwrapped; shelved above easton press.
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1948, 1951, 1952, 1954, 1957. Octavo; G/no-DJ; Off-white spine with black text; 7 volumes : 1 & 2 - Young Washington, 3 - Planter and Patriot, 4 - Leader of the Revolution, 5 - Victory with the Help of France, 6 - Patriot and President and 7 - First in Peace; Slipcases are slightly sunned with fraying edges and rubbed exteriors, slight browning along edges; Cloths are covered by custom wrap & mylar with 6 volumes having slipcases and the seventh is uncovered, exteriors have some white spotting on panels as well as moisture staining towards tail edges on vols. 6 & 7, otherwise they are undamaged and intact; Text blocks have darkened slightly on exterior edges with light foxing on edges of vol. 7, some staining on exterior head and fore edges of vols. 3 & 6, small sticker on pastedowns of vols. 1 & 7, and slight cracking between front end papers of vols. 2 & 4; pp 4177; shelved above case 13.