Boston: Fields, Osgood & Co., 1869. 5th printing. Very Good / No Jacket. Item #13088
Beautiful Quincy family copy of this early printing Quincy biography, with a Quincy family inscription to the front endpaper dated 1870.
"Josiah Quincy III (1772 – 1864) was a U.S. educator and political figure. He was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives (1805–1813), Mayor of Boston (1823–1828), and President of Harvard University (1829–1845). The historic Quincy Market in downtown Boston is named in his honor." - Wiki
Green cloth. Square tight binding. Clean interior. Mild rubbing and edge wear to binding.
A superior edition.