Hardcover; binding intact; internal and external hinges intact; leather cover; black and gold text and graphics on spine; 723 pages: foxing throughout; prior owner's name penned on first free endpaper; no other markings found; no torn or missing pages; 9" x 6". The original owner of this volume was probably John Patterson Taylor from Reedsville, Mifflin County, Pennsylvania.
Taylor was appointed Captain of Company C, 1st Pennsylvania Cavalry shortly after the Civil War broke out. He served as an officer at the Battles of the 1st Bull Run, Cedar Mountain, Antietam, Fredericksburg and as Regimental Commander at the Battles of Chancellorsville and Gettysburg. After the Civil War he was brevetted Brigadier General of the Union Army Volunteers. Please use the photos to make your own judgment of the book's condition.All items we offer are guaranteed to be correctly represented to the best of our knowledge. Most of the items we list are vintage or antique, and may have minor nicks, dings, scuffs, scratches, wear, etc. In our descriptions of listings we try to be as complete as possible. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the item is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging.
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