The Life And Political Opinions of Martin Van Buren, Vice President of the United States

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Octavo, xvi, 372pp. Gray cloth, title on spine, heavily rubbed. Stated second edition on title page. Frontispiece portrait opposite title page. Foxing throughout. Ownership signature of Robert Dale Owen on title page.
Comments: Robert Dale Owen is best remembered as the founder of the Smithsonian Institution. As a member of congressional delegation from Indiana, he pushed legislation through congress founding the Smithsonian and served on the first Board of Regents.

Additional information

Location Published

Hartford

Publisher

Belknap & Hamersley

Edition

Second Edition

Date Published

1836

Binding

Cloth

Condition

Good

Author

Holland, William M. (Owen, Robert Dale)