FIRST EDITION RISE AND FALL OF THE CONFEDERATE GOVERNMENT VOL. 1 JEFFERSON DAVIS

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HERE IS A FIRST EDITION, VOLUME ONE OF A TWO VOLUME SET. IT IS ENTITLED THE RISE AND FALL OF THE CONFEDERATE GOVERNMENT. THE AUTHOR, JEFFERSON DAVIS, WAS THE PRESIDENT OF THE CONFEDERACY. IN THIS VOLUME, DAVIS LAYS OUT THE REASONS HE BELIEVES THAT THE CONFEDERACY WAS WELL WITHIN ITS RIGHTS TO WITHDRAW FROM THE UNION. HE OFFERS HIS OPINIONS AS TO WHY IT WAS DENIED . THERE ARE A NUMBER OF ENGRAVINGS.. JEFFERSON AND OTHER HIGH RANKING MEMBERS OF THE CONFEDERACY. THERE ARE ALSO FOLD OUT MAPS. THE CONDITION IS FAIR... SPINE DAMAGE AS PICTURED, THE BLANK COVER PAGE IS MISSING, THE PAGES ARE SLIGHTLY BROWN. THERE IS ALSO GHOSTING OF THE ENGRAVINGS. LITTLE OR NO FOXING, HOWEVER. THIS IS A FIRST EDITION, PUBLISHED IN 1881.