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Distant Thunder: A Photographic Essay on the American Civil War

by Abell, Sam; Pohanka, Brian C

Condition: Near Fine to Fine/Near Fine to Fine

Charlottesville, Virginia: Thomasson Grant, 1988 136 pages. Profusely illustrated. Tight binding, clean, and crisp text. A hint of very light shelf wear, with mild rubbing to rear, and some mild spotting to top edge, otherwise a fine copy protected in a new Mylar cover. No inscriptions. No remainder mark. Not price clipped. Not Ex-library. Collectible.. First Edition. First Printing.. Hard Cover. Near Fine to Fine/Near Fine to Fine. 4to - over 9 3/4" - 12" wide..

  • Bookseller: Eliabooks US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 04027
  • Title: Distant Thunder: A Photographic Essay on the American Civil War
  • Author: Abell, Sam; Pohanka, Brian C
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine to Fine
  • Jacket condition: Near Fine to Fine
  • Edition: First Edition. First Printing.
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10:0934738351
  • ISBN 13:9780934738354
  • Publisher: Thomasson Grant
  • Place: Charlottesville, Virginia
  • Date published: 1988


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