Martha Washington's Letter Written from Philadelphia, June 15, 1794 to Mrs. Frances Washington [Introducation by W. K. Bixby].

Saint Louis: Privately Printed for W. K. Bixby [By D. B. Updike, The Merrymount Press], [October], 1922.

Price: $100.00

About the item

One of 250 copies printed. Title vignette, head-piece and facsimiles. 1 vols. 4to. Original blue cloth-backed decorated boards, printed paper label on upper cover. In the original glassine (some tears and creases). A fine copy. Although without markings, this was a family copy. Smith “Bibliography of the Merrymount Press” 568.

Item #19737

Mrs. Frances Washington was the widow of George Augustus Washington. The original of this letter was in Bixby's fine collection.