Item #15762 The Maryland Campaign from Sept. 1st to Sept. 20th, 1862. History and Explanation of the Battles of South Mountain and Antietam, Md. George Hess.
The Maryland Campaign from Sept. 1st to Sept. 20th, 1862. History and Explanation of the Battles of South Mountain and Antietam, Md...

The Maryland Campaign from Sept. 1st to Sept. 20th, 1862. History and Explanation of the Battles of South Mountain and Antietam, Md...

hagerstown, Md: Globe Jobs Room Print, 1890. 1st Edition. 8vo. Good. Item #15762

Rare edition combining a history of the 1862 Maryland Campaign with a History of the Antietam national Cemetery, with a detailed roster of the battle dead interred.

Laid in is an original19th-century button, dated September 17, 1896, likely from a Civil War Veteran Reunion held at the battlefield that day, 34 years after the battle. The button is protected in a former merchant's cardboard and plastic wrap. .

Red cloth with titling stamped in gilt to front board. 66pp + 128pp, + ads. Square tight binding. Clean interior. Moderate rubbing and edge wear to binding with gilt somewhat faded.

A handsome and scarce piece of Maryland Civil War history with a piece of direct provenance to a Civil War soldier who fought at the battle.

Price: $225.00

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