Hardcover Book, Alexander Hamilton's Wife, Alice Curtis Desmond, Historical Novel, Biography, Romance
A hardcover book entitled Alexander Hamilton's Wife A Romance Of The Hudson by Alice Curtis Desmond. This book is illustrated with drawings and black and white photographs.
A little-known woman comes to life in this biography of Betsy Schuyler Hamilton, the quiet but powerful influence behind many of her famous husband's achievements. Daughter of the powerful Philip Schuyler and the equally prominent Catherine Van Rensselaer.
8½ x 6 inches
Published by Dodd, Mead & Company -- 1954 -- Third Printing
This book is in good condition. The book has no rips or tears. The inside pages are clean and completely unmarked. The binding is completely intact and strong. The spine of the book is sun faded and there is rubbing and light bending on the corners. It is missing its dust cover.
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