10 vol Photographic History Civil War Miller 1911 1stEd

The Photographic History of the Civil War in Ten Volumes

Edited by Francis Trevelyan Miller

FIRST EDITION 1911

Vol. 1 The Opening Battles

Vol. 2 Two Years of Grim War

Vol. 3 The Decisive Battles

Vol.4 The Cavalry 336 pp.

Vol.5 Forts and Artillery

Vol.6 The Navies

Vol.7 Prisons and Hospitals

Vol.8 Soldier Life and the Secret Service

Vol.9 Poetry and Eloquence from the Blue and the Gray

Vol.10 The Armies and the Leaders.

The grandfather of pictorial histories, this mammoth work is necessary for any Civil War Enthusiast. Contains more than 3,300 images of the war - its battlefields, common soldiers, officers, forts, diseases, camp scenes, army movements, and material.

Original blue cloth and gilt. Pages are gilded on the top; slight spotting along the edges. B lind-stamped decoration on front cover, quarto (8 x 11 inches). The covers are soiled and stained, the bindings are slack. Although this set looks tough on the outside, the pages are internally tight and clean and stain free. Vol 3 is cracked along the binding on the inside, outside is fine. This fine set came from a smoking household with pets.

Set will be shipped in two separate boxes.These books are extremely heavy, and really weight that much!
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