Clifford Elmer Books

Quick Search

Advanced Search

FRENCH, Benjamin Brown, Edited By Donald B. Cole & John J. McDonough Listings

If you cannot find what you want on this page, then please use our search feature to search all our listings.

Click on Title to view full description

1 FRENCH, Benjamin Brown, Edited By Donald B. Cole & John J. McDonough WITNESS TO THE YOUNG REPUBLIC. A Yankee's Journal 1828-1870
Hanover & London University Press of New England 1989 0874514673 / 9780874514674 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 
xvi+675pp+illus. The journal of Benjamin Brown French, a political officeholder who lived in the shadow of the Capitol from 1833 to 1870. He knew a multitude of key figures on the national scene and was personally acquainted with every president from John Quincy Adams to Ulysses S. Grant. An astute political observer and excellent writer with a flair for the dramatic, he left a diary of almost 4,000 pages. The Editors have chosen the entries which best portray the personalities, manners and events of French's time and added a general introduction, chapter introductions and annotations. Bibliography and Index. (May require additional postage on overseas orders). 
Price: 15.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to
Copyright©2018. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by



db error Data too long for column 'request' at row 1