Autobiography and Person Recollections of John B. Gough with twenty six years experience as a public speaker. Copyright 1869 by John B. Gough, and published by Bill, Nichols & Co., Springfield, Mass. Hardcover, leather book measures 9" X 6", and has 552 numbered pages. Illustrated by George Cruikshank and others. Personal history of a 19th century Englishman, who moved to America, and after some years of dissipation, became a crusader and public speaker for the temperance movement. Binding is tight. Cover shows age appropriate 143 year old wear. Interior pages show age appropriate coloring and some foxing.