RARE CIVIL WAR 1863 A MANUAL FOR ENLISTING AND DISCHARGING SOLDIERS 1 st EDIT. This Manual was issued to medical officers by the U. The Manual consists of 276 pages and is divided into 4 sections covering in great detail topics such as 1 Real Disqualificatons for Military Service (2) Pretented Disqualifications for Miltary Service (3) Enlisting Soldiers (4) Discharging Soldiers. At the end of the Manual is a Glossary of medical technical terms that can be used by the medical officers in their reports.
The Manual is a brown covered hardboard book. The front cover has a gilt embrossed medical symbol and the words U. ARMY MEDICAL DEPARTMENT above it. The gilt of the titled on the spine is greatly faded.
It states A MANUAL of INSTRUCTIONS for ENLISTING and DISCHARGING SOLDIERS - BARTHOLOW. This book is 158 years old with signs of shelf wear. Binding is intact and tight.
The book covers are slightly worn with a stain on the right lower end. The spine at top and bottom show signs of wear. The book cover ends are bowed. The only tear noted is a 1 oblique tear and chipping upper right corner on a blank page before the titled page.
There is foxing of the page edges but the inside pages are free of foxing or water stains. This rare 1st edition Manual that was issued by the U. ARMY MEDICAL DEPARTMENT would make a great addition to the Civil War Medicine collection. This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Books".
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