Arthur T. Abernathy’s Did Washington Aspire to be King? analyzes that titular question.
This is a reprint if Arthur T. Abernathy’s commemorative address from 1906. The answer, of course, is a firm no, but the case is laid out.
The author was a preacher, editor, and educator. Walter Neale was an intrepid publisher, producing over 570 books, many dealing with the Civil War “ and most are quite collectible. This work is number 2 in Robert K. Krick’s authoritative bibliography.
Very good; lightly rubbed only.
Abernathy, Arthur T. DID WASHINGTON ASPIRE TO BE KING? With an Address on Washington by Hon. Samuel W. Pennypacker, Governor of Pennsylvania. NY: The Neale Publishing Co., 1906. 1st edition; 65p.; frontispiece portrait, (Krick 2).