Baltimore, Md: Williams and Wilkins, 1914. 1st Edition. 8vo. Near Fine. Item #13191
"among the most valuable of Confederate soldiers' reminiscences because he avoids improbable details and concocted conversations, depends on a diary and carefully checks his narrative with records of the times." - Coulter
GORGEOUS 1st Edition of this important Civil War eyewitness account, complete with the rare fold-out map of the Seat of War in Virginia, 1864.
Half red morocco over red cloth-covered boards. Gilt titling to spine. Square tight binding. Clean interior with uncharacteristically bright pages.
Original boards, expertly re-backed in red morocco to match the binding as issued. Original spine laid in. In text illustration along with a few black and white portrait plates.
A superior edition of a very desirable Civil War history, as told by one of its participants.