Brown decorated embossed boards, 1892 written inside cover. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Camp, Battlefield and Hospital or Lights and...
Publisher: Union Publishing House nd
Book Condition: Gd+
Book Description National Publishing Company, Philadelphia, 1866. Hardcover. Condition: Good. 1st Edition. Leatherbound . Rubbing and leather abrasion to edges and corners. Cracking and peeling to spine. Front hinge partially detached, and rear loose. Can be professionally repaired. Ask us for quote. "Splendidly Illustrated with over 100 Fine Portraits and Beautiful Engravings", of which 80 are non-battle illustrations, including a very detailed and tissue-guarded double frontis of "The Scout" and on recto, General Ulysses S. Grant. 23 illustrations of Battle Scenes from the Civil War. The book is divided up into four sections: PART I: Narratives of Spies, Scouts, and Detectives; PART II: Daring Enterprises of Officers and Men; PART III: INCIDENTS OF ARMY LIFE IN CAMP, FIELD AND HOSPITAL; and PART IV: DEEDS OF HEROIC COURAGE AND SELF-SACRIFICE. Interesting section entitled: "The Conduct of The Colored Troops" about the general bravery of Negro soliders in the U.S. Civil War. Seller Inventory # 68788