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Title Parties and the Men, the (Salesman's Sample) : Voters ' Manual for 1896, or, Political Issues of 1896, a History of Our Great Parties . . .
Book Condition Good+ with no dust jacket
Publisher USA: Robert O. Law; 1896
Seller ID 4222
8vo (9") 23 cm; Pale decorated cloth, patterned endpapers. Salesman's sample: contains about 100 pages of 600, including a large number of b/w photos and bios. Several half sheets bound in, with endorsements, self ads, etc. Rear endpaper has faux sample of leather binding affixed, noted optional. ; Subtitle concluded: From the beginning of the government to the present day, a record of bygone conventions and the various platforms, including the national conventions of the present year, the biographies and portraits of eminent political leaders, and the lives of the candidates for president and vice president of the United States, the issues of the day impartially reviewed: sound money, free silver, protection, tariff for revenue, freedom for Cuba, etc, etc. Democratic Party emphasis. Copyright holder Robert O. Law. ; Solid but soiled, mainly on rear board. Edges worn but not frayed. Binding tight.