Find a copy in the library
Finding libraries that hold this item...
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Seward, William Henry, 1801-1872.
Life and public services of John Quincy Adams, sixth president of the United States.
Port Washington, N.Y. : Kennikat Press, 
|Named Person:||John Quincy Adams; John Quincy Adams|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
William Henry Seward; John Quincy Adams; John Mather Austin; A B Durand
|Notes:||Reprint of the 1849 ed.
"It ... became necessary for its timely completion, to obtain the literary assistance of an able writer, who has, under [Seward's] auspices, completed the work."--Advertisement, p. [ix].
Seward "was greatly assisted in its production by the Rev. John M. Austin."--J.C. Derby's 'Fifty years among authors, books and publishers', p. 60.
Includes excerpts of correspondence and speeches by Adams et al.
This facsimile edition omits original imprint information from both sides of t.p., but includes half-title.
Frontispiece portrait (which includes facsim. autograph of "J. Q. Adams") signed in print: Engraved from a painting by A.B. Durand.
|Description:||xvi, , 18-404 pages : facsimile, portrait ; 21 cm.|
|Series Title:||Kennikat Press scholarly reprints. Series in American history and culture in the nineteenth century|
|Other Titles:||Life of John Quincy Adams|
|Responsibility:||by William H. Seward ...|
- Adams, John Quincy, -- 1767-1848.
- Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
- Statesmen -- United States -- Biography.
- Legislators -- United States -- Biography.
- United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1865.
- Political science.
- United States.