LOUISA CATHERINE JOHNSON ADAMS, 1775 -1852.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Children's Press / Grolier, (1998.). Hardcover first edition - Biography for older children of the wife of the 6th President of the United States, discussing her childhood, marriage and activities at the White House. A title in the Encyclopedia of First Ladies series: "America's First ladies occupy a special place in our history. . . Each book recounts the life and contributions of one First Lady against a backdrop of the social and political history of her times. As readers meet these hardworking wives and mothers, canny politicians, social activists, gracious hostesses, and shrewd businesswomen, they will glimpse a cross-section of American Womanhood and American life over the years." Illustrated with many photographs. Includes a time line, fast facts about Louisa's life and her husband's presidency, suggestions of further readings and places to visit. Index. Square format. 111 pp. ISBN: 0-516-208454.
Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated boards.