New York: The Co-operative Publication Society, n.d. First Thus. black cloth over boards with titling in gilt on the spine and a primrose blindstamped on the front cover. 5.25" x 7.75", all volumes approx. 600 pages, clean and well bound, frontis piece and occasional illustrations, titles include,"The Life of George Washington, in 4 parts", "The Alhambra", "Astoria", "Conquest of Granada", "The History of New York", and many others. Very good. Item #2352
"He was a self-disciplinarian and physical as well as mental matters and practiced himself in all kinds of athletic exercises, such as running, leaping, wrestling, pitching quotis, and tossing bars." (p 47 Life of Washinton pt.1).