OUR MARTYRED PRESIDENT. Philadelphia: National Publishing Company, 1881.1st ed.
McCabe, James, D. , OUR MARTYRED PRESIDENT. Philadelphia: National Publishing Company, 1881. 1st ed. brown cloth hardcover with ornate blind-stamped and gilt tooling, 12mo (7.5 x 5") [boards extend 1/2" beyond the text block], very good / n.a., [double frontis plates, 768pp., light rubbing to corners of boards as well as the head and tail of the spine, wonderfully age toned to period, remarkably foxing and stain free excepting the tissue paper over the frontis.
A rare first edition printing of James McCabe's account of the assassination of the American President James Garfield. In addition to the reports surrounding his death, this work provides an in depth look at Garfield's life, his political and military careers, and full-page engravings. The binding is tight and collation complete. A wonderful selection of Captured Tyme - quite the distinctive book indeed.