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Author Welch, F. G. (Fletcher G.)
Title That convention, or, Five days a politician / by F.G.W., et al. ; profusely illustrated by Frank Beard.
Publication Info. New York ; Chicago : F.G. Welch, 1872 (New York : Taylor & Barwood).
Location Call No. Status
 Closed Stack  324.273 W CS    ASK AT CIRCULATION DESK
Description vii, [8],184 p., [1] leaf of plates (folded) : ill., ports. ; 20 cm.
Note A humorous account of the Cincinnati Convention which nominated Horace Greeley for President in 1872.
Includes Mark Twain's The champion chirography of the modern Cincinnatus, p. 147-155, reprinted from Roughing it.
Binding: publisher's cloth; green; front cover and spine stamped in gold; blind-stamped borders; coated brown end-papers.
Local Note Libary copy in original binding.
Subject Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872.
Liberal Republican Party. National Convention (Cincinnati : 1872) -- Humor.
Genre or Form Contemporary bindings (Binding) -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1872.
Publishers' cloth bindings (Binding) -- England -- London -- 1872.
Added Author Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Champion chirography of the modern Cincinnatus.
Beard, Frank, 1842-1905, illustrator.
Welch, F. G. (Fletcher G.), publisher.
Taylor & Barwood, printer.
Added Title Five days a politician