Clean blue cloth slightly color faded at edges . Spine with color loss. Bright gilt titles on spine and front cover. Pictorial frontispiece. The interior of text is tight, clean & intact The author kept a diary every day in the four years of war and adventure. A true tale of the thrilling experiences of a subordinate soldier in the midst of great events. Military, Civil War; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 203 pages. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: WITH FIRE AND SWORD
Publisher: Neale Publishing Co.
Publication Date: 1911
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Camp Pope Bookshop. Book Condition: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW Hardcover - Still in Original Publisher Shrinkwrap - Reprint of 1911 Neale title - 203pp - Index - Byers served with the 5th Iowa and is credited with writing the poem 'Sherman's March to The Sea' while in a Confederate prison following his capture at Missionary Ridge A Brand New Quality Book from a Full-Time Bookshop in business since 1992!. Bookseller Inventory # 17422
Book Description Neale Publishing Company, New York, 1911. Hardback. Blue cloth, gilt lettering on front cover and spine, 12mo, 203 pp. Signed by the author on ffep and dated Christmas 1920. With a notation below the signing stating that the author was a family friend. Byers (1838-1933) was raised in Iowa and studied the law. When the Civil War started he enlisted in the Fifth Iowa Infantry, was captured at the Battle of Chattanooga, and spent 16 months in several prison camps, escaping three times. Byers wrote the poem "Sherman's March To The Sea" while a prisoner. After the war, he served as United States Consul to Zurich, and was the last surviving member of the Fifth Iowa when he died in 1933. Book condition Poor/Fair, with water damage to the covers causing staining and warping. Text block tight with pages unmarked. Moisture damage limited to covers and blank endpapers. Binding: Hardback. Bookseller Inventory # IX7401
Book Description Neale Publishing Co. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. B003OLIKQ8 Brand New Hardcover Book, factory sealed in original shrink wrap. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering. Bookseller Inventory # 33972