By: Swett, J.B.
Cloth-covered boards with worn gilt cover titles, 11 by 17 cm, 31 pp. Light wear to the boards with a light coffee ring on the back cover; light foxing throughout with a yellowed rectangle on the title page and following leaf from something that was laid in at some point (now gone). No writing or other marks. A concise history of the Eight NY Cav., with a preface by J.B. Sweet, a “History and Record of Engagements” by “A Member of the Regiment,” and a “Congratulatory Order,” “with profound gratitude toward the God of battles,” from General George A. Custer. Scarce. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member ABAA) is an open shop dedicated to offering fine books for discriminating readers. (case) First Edition.
Title: Deeds of the Eighth N.Y. Cavalry. Being a brief record of the engagements participated in by the Eighth Regiment of New York State Volunteer Cavalry, from the time of its organization in 1861, to the close of the Rebellion in 1865
Publisher: Rochester, NY, Robt. Dransfield, Book and Job Printer: 1865
Book Condition: Very Good
Seller ID: 1827
Keywords: Civil War, Military