Ed. by Frederick Adams Virkus. The Compendium of American Genealogy: The Standard Genealogical Encyclopedia of The First Families of America, Volume VII. Chicago, The Institute of American Genealogy, 1942, First printing.
Brief biographies with lineages toward a goal of a "Genealogical History of the American Nation," that grew out of the work of Who's Who in America and background checks for U.S.A. military service.
Textured black binding, 4to (25 cm), speckled page edges, blue endpapers, 1040 pp with index, illustrated.
Good: ex-library with stamps and stickers, covers bumped and wearing, pages crisp, no obvious internal markings.