The Early Life and Public Career of Winfield S. Hancock, Major-General U.S.A.; The Imposing Record of a Progressive and Brilliant Career; A Striking Illustration of the March of Genius Under Free Institutions; With a Full and Graphic (continued)
Available From More sellersView all copies of this book
(1880). Title continued: ".Account of the Proceedings at the Cincinnati Convention; the Platform, Tables of Ballots, etc. with Anecdotes and Incidents; Including Also A Sketch of the Life of Hon. William H. English". Gilt lettering front cover and spine; with decorations in black. Richly embellished with many fine illustrations. 431 pages. Front end papers partially split at spine. The authors adopted a new title for Hancock. "Hancock the Superb". Contents include: Schoolboy Days; The Permanent Impress of a good Home Moulds his Character; .as a West Point Cadet; His Gallant Career in the Mexican War; His Experiences in California: His long March across the Continent from Benicia; Hancock Breveted Major in the United States Regular Army; Hancock a Colonel in the Regular Army; The Bloody Battle of Chancellorsville; Hancock's Bold Charge puts the Enemy's Solid Column to Flight; The Furious Fight at Gettysburg; The Wounded Hero an Object of Adoration; Hancock's Campaign with Grant; Our Hero Again Wounded; Hancock's Siege-Lines Closing in on the Confederate Capital; Atlanta Reduced; Brigadier-General Hancock; The End of His Fighting Career; In Washington; He has Charge of Washington after the Assassination of President Lincoln; The Cincinnati Convention, which Nominated Major-General Winfield Scott Hancock, U.S.A., for President of the United States, June 24, 1880; etc. Bookseller Inventory # 4838
Title: The Early Life and Public Career of Winfield...
Publisher: H. W. Kelley, Philadelphia
Publication Date: 1880
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Payment Methods Accepted by Seller
Check Money Order Cash PayPal Bank Draft
Barry Cassidy Rare Books
Sacramento, CA, U.S.A.
AbeBooks Seller Since May 27, 2013
We guarantee the accuracy of our descriptions, our secure packaging and our timely mailing. We do not send pictures or scans. Barry Cassidy Rare Books 2005 T Street Sacramento, CA 95811-6823 firstname.lastname@example.org 916-456-6307 Barry Cassidy, Owner and Operator
Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.
Store Description: Our store was founded in 1975 and has been in continuous operations since then. We maintain a quality selection of books, letters and manuscripts, photographs, prints and ephemera. We are open to serious collectors Monday through Saturday and suggest that you call the store before coming in. We do not send pictures or scans.