This book is in very good condition, the covers are green with gold lettering. The covers are in very good condition with some slight wear. The pages are in excellent condition and the binding is tight. The book is inscribed inside the front cover "Presented to Ruth Storandt by the author". If a photo would help, please contact by e-mail. The book is about 5 1/4 by 7 inches and has 68 pages plus a sketched map. Bookseller Inventory # D1358
Title: A Private of the Cumberland, Memoirs and ...
Publisher: Self Published Unknown
Book Condition: Very Good
Signed: Signed by Author(s)
Book Description [n.p.]. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. [ca. 1910] 68pp., photographic plates, map of southern and central states east of the Mississippi. First edition. Original cloth. A tiny bit of paper loss to inner front hinge, and that s about it. A beautiful copy with bright cover gilt. History of a brigade in the Army of the Cumberland. Starts with the Stone River Campaign. Contains a wonderful account of Rosecrans holding a Mass on the battlefield as well as a description of the decapitation of Gen. Julius Garesche as he rode with Rosecrans toward the Round Forest. Jones recalls the carnage during the retreat at Chickamauga, Missionary Ridge, and the Atlanta Campaign. This was a hard fighting unit. DORNBUSCH I, W-161A. Not in NEVINS. Not in NICHOLSON. Seller Inventory # ABE-10224235616