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Edition: First edition.
New York: Boni & Liveright, (1923). Hardcover first edition - Brief biographies of Jessie James, P.T. Barnum, Admiral Dewey, Frances Willard, Brigham Young, James J. Hill and Mark Hanna. The title comes from Theodore Roosevelt's "The Strenuous Life" in which he mentions those "who predominantly and distinctly embody all that is most American in the American character." Frontispiece and 8 insterted glossy plates. Bibliographies at the end of each section. 370 pp.
Condition: Very good in coarse beige linen cloth with dark brown lettering..Book ID: 66608More details Price: $21.50
ONE WHO WAS VALIANT.
Edition: 2nd printing.
Caldwell, ID: Caxton Printers, 1940. dj. Hardcover - An affectionate memoir of Brigham Young and his household, written by his daughter (his 51st out of 56 children, who was born in 1860). Includes an interesting account of life as a child in the Beehive House, where she lived with her mother, and information on the growth of the Mormon population in Utah with the arrival of immigrants from Europe, etc. Illustrated with photographs. 279 pp.
Condition: Ex-library with markings and some wear to the blue cloth covers (corners reinforced with cloth tape), no dj, but still a good reading copy - sturdy binding, contents clean.Book ID: 37368More details Price: $10.00