Hardcover, Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1939. Second Printing. Good with no dust jacket.
Exlibrary markings and bookplate on front pastedown. Noncirculating reference book. Pages tanned but clean. Binding and hinges sound. Cloth over boards has overall light shelf wear and some fading at spine, including lettering. One-inch closed tear at top of spine. ; Important reference work organized by periods of U.S. history (early/colonial period, nationalist period, expansionist period), with sketches of various notable magazines and black and white illustrations including plates. Ex-Library; 8.75" (21.5 cm) tall; 848 pages.