THE SOLDIER'S STORY OF HIS CAPTIVITY AT ANDERSONVILLE, BELLE ISLE, AND OTHER REBEL PRISONS
Publisher: Lee and Shepard
Condition: Very Good
Binding: Hard Cover
Dust Jacket: No jacket
Boston; Lee and Shepard, 1868. 274pp+2pp adv. Hardcover with gilt decorated spine. Illustrated by Thomas Nast. Original green boards are pretty clean, a bit of wear to top/bottom of spine; the gilt spine is bright. Decorative bookplate inside front cover. Slightly cocked. Tissue guards present. A small moisture stain to last endpaper. Binding slightly cracked at rear. Interior very clean. "the author...simply states facts, and depicts those scenes of prison life best fitted to convey to the minds of general readers some of its characteristic phases, just as the prisoners saw it'.