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The Photographic History of the Civil War In Ten Volumes [Complete set] by Francis Trevelyan Miller - First Edition - 1911 - from Uncommon Works, IOBA (SKU: 860)

The Photographic History of the Civil War In Ten Volumes [Complete set]

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The Photographic History of the Civil War In Ten Volumes [Complete set]

by Francis Trevelyan Miller

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  • hardcover
  • First
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New York: Review of Reviews Company, 1911. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. A very good first edition, complete ten volume set. Blue cloth with gilt title stamping on spine. Shelf wear on head and tail of all volumes. Top edges gilt. Bindings slightly shaken, otherwise a very good set with minimal wear. Portrait endpapers. Pages are clean and bright. Small tear to page 32 of volume one; long tear to photo on page 37 of volume two. Maps and thousands of period black and white photographs. 8 x 11, quarto. Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities. Foreword by President William Howard Taft. Part I - The First of the Great Campaigns. Part II - Down The Mississippi Valley. Part III - The Struggle for Richmond. Part IV - Engagements of the Civil War Up to July, 1862. A vital primary resource for anyone interested in the "War between the States." This multi-volume set requires extra postage, billed at actual cost.

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Bookseller
Uncommon Works, IOBA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
860
Title
The Photographic History of the Civil War In Ten Volumes [Complete set]
Author
Francis Trevelyan Miller
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Review of Reviews Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1911
Keywords
confederate, union, American civil war, photography
Bookseller catalogs
Military History;
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About Uncommon Works, IOBA

Member, IOBA. Not your ordinary book store! Uncommon Works specializes in rare, odd, unique, and handmade books, with a focus on Mexico, Latin America, Native America, and the Spanish Conquest. You'll find rare, first editions and first or early printings. You'll even find a few first printings of living authors for sale. We provide services and referrals for book mending, repair, restoration, and binding.We also offer archival storage solutions for your books, photos, or family historical print items.

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quarto
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Cloth
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edges
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First Edition
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gilt
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spine
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shaken
A hardcover in which the text block is loose, but still attached to the binding.

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