The Photographic History of the Civil War, in Ten [10] Volumes: Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities -- The Opening Battles; Two Years of Grim War; The Decisive Battles; The Cavalry; Forts and Artillery; The Navies; Prisons and Hospitals; Soldier Life, Secret Service; Poetry and Eloquence; Armies and Leaders (Semi-Centennial Memorial Edition)

By: Miller, Francis Trevelyan; Lanier, Robert S.

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The Semi-Centennial memorial edition in the deluxe half-leather binding, not the usual blue cloth. [3d. Ed.] stated at end of final volume. Spines faded, 1/2 inch chip from head of vol. 1 spine, 1 inch tear to head of vol. 3 spine, spine and rear board of final volume stained. We have more books available by this author!. Complete in ten volumes. Tall 8vo. Leather spines and corners with elaborate gilt decorations, top edges gilt. Miller's famous visual history of the American Civil war. Vol. 1: The Opening Battles (contributors: William Taft, James Barnes, et al); Vol. 2: Two Years of Grim War (text: Henry W. Elson; photographic descriptions: James Barnes); Vol. 3: The Decisive Battles (introduction: Frederick Dent Grant; text: Henry W. Elson; photo. descriptions: James Barnes); Vol. 4: The Cavalry (editor: Theo. F. Rodenbough); Vol. 5: Forts and Artillery (editor: O.E. Hunt); Vol. 6: The Navies (text: James Barnes; introduction: French E. Chadwick); Vol. 7: Prisons and Hospitals (editor: Holland Thompson); Vol. 8: Soldier Life, Secret Service (contributors: Charles King, A.W. Greely, et al); Vol. 9: Poetry and Eloquence of Blue and Gray (editor: Dudley H. Miles; foreword: William P. Trent; appendix - Songs of the War Days edited by Jeanne Robert Foster); Vol. 10: Armies and Leaders (contributors: Robert S. Lanier, William Conant Church, et al).

Title: The Photographic History of the Civil War, in Ten [10] Volumes: Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities -- The Opening Battles; Two Years of Grim War; The Decisive Battles; The Cavalry; Forts and Artillery; The Navies; Prisons and Hospitals; Soldier Life, Secret Service; Poetry and Eloquence; Armies and Leaders (Semi-Centennial Memorial Edition)

Author: Miller, Francis Trevelyan; Lanier, Robert S.

Categories: 19th Century, American Civil War, 19th Century, Leather-Bound,

Edition: Third Edition

Publisher: The Review of Reviews Co.: 1912

Binding: Half-Leather

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2282910

Keywords: CIVIL WAR PHOTOGRAPHY AMERICAN HISTORY AMERICANA PHOTOGRAPHIC HISTORIES MILITARY CONFEDERACY UNION MATTHEW BRADY 19TH CENTURY,