Using both text and the extraordinary photographs taken at the time by Mathew B. Brady, under the authority of President Lincoln and now in the possession of the War Department, this book is organized into sixteen sections covering the entire war. It is absolutely loaded with photographs of battle scenes and also contains sixteen separate, full-color plates of great commanders in action.
From the famous and authentic Brady war photography collection there has been selected portraits of the great commanders and leaders of both the Union and Confederate armies and Navies, and many scenes of great historical interest. Battleground, fortifications, and dead and wounded, hospitals, and incidents of this great conflict are all included. THIS BOOK IS IN NEAR FINE CONDITION This handsome, antique book is is in excellent overall condition.
This is the 1912, 50th Civil War Anniversary Edition, bound in 3/4 leather covers with leather spine and corners and with textured, black covers. The book has bright, impressed, gold lettering and decorative, lined highlights on the spine. The exterior is clean and the gold lettering is bright. The exterior has no bumping.
It has light rubbing and edge wear. The interior is clean and pages are in excellent condition. There isn't a mark in the book.
The book is free of any writing, foxing, stamps, pasteboards or other markings. It is not an ex-library book. The book has a large, full page, full-color, illustrtation of General Grant being saluted as a frontispiece. It has several other full-color illustrations and hundreds of period photographs throughout the book.The book has solid binding throughout. This is a large book measuring 12 inches by 9 1/2 inches by 1 1/2 inches. This is a comprehensive history of the Civil War, with full-page, full-color illustrations and black-and-white photographs by Brady and other photographers. Overall this is an excellent condition, uncommon, 50th Anniversary book on the history of the Civil War with color illustrations and the photographs of Mathew Brady and others.
A HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR. AND THE CAUSES THAT LED UP TO THE GREAT CONFLICT. INCLUDES A CHRONOLOGICAL SUMMARY AND RECORD OF EVERY ENGAGEMENTS BETWEEN THE TROOPS OF THE UNION AND OF THE CONFEDERACY AND SHOWING THE TOTAL LOSSES AND CASUALTIES TOGETHER WITH WAR MAPS OF LOCALITIES COMPILED FROM THE OFFICIAL RECORDS OF THE WAR DEPARTMENT. 50th ANNIVERSARY EDITION OF THE CIVIL WAR NEAR FINE CONDITION.
Bright, Sharp, Clean, Solidly Bound, Antique Book Loaded with Hundreds of Photographs and 16 Full-Color Plates Extraordinary Collection of Works by Noted Photographer Mathew Brady. HANDSOMELY PUBLISHED BY THE WAR MEMORIAL ASSOCIATION, lIN 1912.This book presents a comprehensive history of the Civil War. THIS BOOK IS IN NEAR FINE CONDITION. This handsome, antique book is is in excellent overall condition. Be sure to add me to your. Get Supersized Images & Free Image Hosting. Attention Sellers - Get Templates Image Hosting, Scheduling at Auctiva.
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