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The Defense of Fort Sumter by  Roderick Tower - First Edition - 1938 - from Old Bookshelf (SKU: 000399)

The Defense of Fort Sumter

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The Defense of Fort Sumter

by Tower, Roderick

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Charleston, South Carolina: Fort Sumter Hotel, 1938. 39pp. 16mo. First Edition. Publication sponsored by The Fort Sumter Hotel. Light blue cloth over boards, folding map. Covers foxed but solid and unworn. Foxing to endpapers and a small chip to front pastedown, tiny slit along fold of map archivally tape-repaired. Interior is otherwise flawless and free of defects. A running commentary of the defense of Fort Sumter. A good historical record.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

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Bookseller
Old Bookshelf US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
000399
Title
The Defense of Fort Sumter
Author
Tower, Roderick
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Fort Sumter Hotel
Place of Publication
Charleston, South Carolina
Date published
1938
Keywords
Civil War "South Carolina" Confederacy
Bookseller catalogs
American History; Illustrated; Military;
Size
16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall

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foxed
Foxing is the age related browning, or brown-yellowish spots, that can occur to book paper over time. When this aging process...[more]
jacket
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Cloth
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First Edition
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