Hill & Wang: 1967-1971. Hardcover. "The books in this new series bring together the best biographical and interpretive writing on the lives of great Americans." Very Good / Very Good. Item #7423
17 volume set from the series editor's personal collection. Set appears to be complete. (Copy on the back panel of later volumes makes reference to titles on Robert E. Lee and John Brown in preparation, but it appears these were never actually published in the series.) Octavo-sized books bound in blue cloth. Titles include Thomas Jefferson, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Alexander Hamilton, Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, John C. Calhoun, William Jennings Bryan, Ralph Waldo Emerson, George Washington, Jonathan Edwards, Andrew Johnson, Martin Luther King, Jr,, Benjamin Franklin, Andrew Johnson, W.E.D. Du Bois, and Henry David Thoreau. Books remain clean and unmarked. Some of the dust jacket show a little foxing and edgewear.