Item #296826 [CIVIL WAR] DICKISON AND HIS MEN. REMINISCENCES OF THE WAR IN FLORIDA. Mary Elizabeth Dickison.
[CIVIL WAR] DICKISON AND HIS MEN. REMINISCENCES OF THE WAR IN FLORIDA

[CIVIL WAR] DICKISON AND HIS MEN. REMINISCENCES OF THE WAR IN FLORIDA

Louisville, KY: Courier-Journal Job Printing Company, 1890.

Hard Cover. First Edition. Quarto; in the publisher’s brown cloth with decoration in gilt and titling in black; 266 pages with plates and portraits, and a frontispiece of Captain John M. Martin; the binding has some light spotting and there is a light spot of rubbing to the spine; with floral patterned endpapers; the front endpaper has a small amount of loss near the top of the front hinge; remnant of a blank leaf before the recto of the frontispiece.~~The Nevins bibliography calls this “a poorly organized by but splendid picture of the almost unknown Florida campaign”.~Harwell asserts that this is “the best picture of the campaigns in Florida, by the wife of the commander of the Second Florida Cavalry.” (Howes D-335; Dornbusch II, 189; Nevins I, 81; ITC 42.).

Very Good binding.
Item #296826

Price: $350.00

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