A Diary From Dixe by Mary Boykin Chesnut 1906 Antique Book Civil War Confederate

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  • Item Category: Books, Paper & Magazines
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Feb 09, 2016
  • Channel: Auction House
TITLE: A Diary from Dixie--wife of James Chestnut Jr, US Senator from South Carolina 1859-61 and afterward aide to Jefferson Davis AUTHOR: Mary Boykin Chestnut YEAR: 1906 SIZE: 8.5" x 5.5" and 1.5" thick FEATURES: believed to be 1st edition, hardcover, great photos throughout book, appears to be a rare CONDITION: good condition, cover is good with some wear, inside cover 3 loose pages, pages are clean for the most part but a few stains are seen the largest seen in the photo above where possibly there was a book mark of some kind that stained a page, there are a few other smaller stains possibly from fingers but no sticky or ripped pages INSPECTION: Jonah's online sales is open to the public and any item can be inspected prior to bidding or purchase HOPE LIBRARY: a majority of the proceeds of this sale go to help fund the Hope, Indiana public library GUARANTEE: we attempt to photograph all aspects of each item and describe any issues to the best of our ability, please ask if you have concerns prior to bidding or purchase, we understand that sometimes there can be issues so please email or call us with any problems once received, we offer a 14 day money back guarantee on any item as long as it is received in original condition SHIPPING: postage is calculated based on weight, size and distance along with actual packaging supplies costs, ... read more