1885,THE SOLDIER IN OUR CIVIL WAR BOOK, ILLUSTRATED,#1

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  • Sold Date: Nov 20, 2008
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AMAZING,

THE SOLDIER IN OUR CIVIL WAR BOOK.

A PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE CONFLICT 1861-1865.

ILLUSTRATING THE VALOR OF THE SOLDIERS AS DISPLAYED ON THE BATTLEFIELD.

FROM SKETCHES DRAWN BY; FORBES, WAUD, TAYLOR, HILLEN, BECKER, LOVIE, SCHELL, CRANE, AND NUMEROUS EYE WITNESSES TO THE STRIFE.

EDITED BY; PAUL F MOTTELAY & T. CAMPBELL/COPELAND.

ASSISTED BY THE MOST NOTABLE GENERALS AND COMMANDERS OF BOTH SIDES. WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY; ROBERT BEATH PAST COMMANDER IN CHIEF, GRAND ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC.

HISTORY OF THE GRAND ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC BY; PAUL VANDERVORT, PAST COMMANDER IN CHIEF.

HISTORY OF THE SONS OF VETERANS BY; A. P. DAVIS ORIGINATOR AND BY; FRANK P MERRILL, COMMANDER IN CHIEF

VOLUME 1

NEW YORK, STANLEY BRADLEY PUBLISHING CO.

MDCCCXC

SOLD ONLY BY SUBSCRIPTION.

SIZE OF BOOK; LARGE- 11 1/2" WIDE X 17" HIGH

ILLUSTRATED PROFUSELY, SOME DOUBLE PAGE.

FEATURES PICS OF BATTLEFIELDS, MAPS, SHIPS, TRAINS, ETC.

ALSO, INCLUDES CHRONOLOGICAL LIST OF EVENTS, 1860-1863, AND MISC. STATISTICS.

474 PAGES

CONDITION; COVER HAS SEPARATED FROM SPINE, AS SHOWN IN PICTURES. GOLD GILT ON FRONT COVER IS EXCELLENT CONDITION.

PAGES ALL TIGHT AND INTACT AND CLEAN CONDITION.

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